A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 79 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (49 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/18 / 2018-09-14 22:18:53 / September 14, 2018 @ 10:18 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:18:53 / 1:18 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20254434. Event ids that are associated: ak20254434. Exact location of earthquake, -144.6784° West, 69.522° North, depth 0 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 three, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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