A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 63 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (39 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 15:24:10 / September 15, 2018 @ 3:24 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20254902. Unique identifier: ak20254902. The temblor was detected at 06:24:10 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -144.2377° West, 69.6047° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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