A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 65 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (40 miles). Unique identifier: ak20239100. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20239100. Global time and date of event 01/09/18 / 2018-09-01 12:13:48 / September 1, 2018 @ 12:13 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:13:48 / 3:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -144.2267° West, 69.5865° North, depth 0 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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