A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 81 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (50 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20261879. Unique identifier: ak20261879. Exact location, longitude -144.6078° West, latitude 69.4846° North, depth = 7.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.7 km (5 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:38:50 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/09/18 / 2018-09-24 18:38:50 / September 24, 2018 @ 6:38 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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