A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (41 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: ak20243922. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20243922. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/09/18 / 2018-09-06 04:48:22 / September 6, 2018 @ 4:48 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.2245 West, latitude 69.5753 North, depth = 0.1 km. The temblor was reported at 19:48:22 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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