A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (39 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.2017 West, latitude 69.6025 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was detected at 07:24:38 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20240576. Id of event: ak20240576. Global time and date of event 03/09/18 / 2018-09-03 16:24:38 / September 3, 2018 @ 4:24 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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