A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (40 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude -144.2067° West, latitude 69.5817° North, depth = 0.1 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20261877. Unique identifier: ak20261877. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:38:06 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/18 / 2018-09-24 18:38:06 / September 24, 2018 @ 6:38 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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: 65 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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