A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 158 km SSE of Kotzebue, Alaska (98 miles). Event id: ak20269475. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20269475. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0.1 km, -161.8959° West, 65.5021° North. Global time and date of event 02/10/18 / 2018-10-02 18:33:17 / October 2, 2018 @ 6:33 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 09:33:17 / 9:33 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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