A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 63 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (39 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20240271. Event ids that are associated: ak20240271. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:30:42 / 6:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -144.3292° West, latitude 69.614° North, depth = 5.5 km. Global time and date of event 03/09/18 / 2018-09-03 03:30:42 / September 3, 2018 @ 3:30 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 five, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 63 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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