A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 72 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (45 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.3 km (10 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:29:25 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20103588. Event ids that are associated: ak20103588, us1000g9bc. Exact location of event, longitude -144.4064 West, latitude 69.6192 North, depth = 16.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/08/18 / 2018-08-14 23:29:25 / August 14, 2018 @ 11:29 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and three, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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