A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (43 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 01/11/18 / 2018-11-01 17:08:29 / November 1, 2018 @ 5:08 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 08:08:29 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20309148. Id of event: ak20309148. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.3 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -144.2954° West, 69.5394° North, depth 35.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-seven 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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