A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 84 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (52 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:43:32 / 11:43 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak20280128. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20280128, us1000hbjv. Exact location, longitude -145.4121° West, latitude 69.6835° North, depth = 2.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/10/18 / 2018-10-13 08:43:32 / October 13, 2018 @ 8:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.4 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 seventeen, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 84 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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