A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (42 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 18.4 km (11 miles). Global time and date of event 03/11/18 / 2018-11-03 19:23:49 / November 3, 2018 @ 7:23 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:23:49 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -144.6222° West, 69.6301° North, depth 18.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20320427. Unique identifier: ak20320427.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-two 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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