A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 59 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (37 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:31:22 / 9:31 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak20240321. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20240321. Exact location, longitude -144.1565° West, latitude 69.631° North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/18 / 2018-09-03 06:31:22 / September 3, 2018 @ 6:31 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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