A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 60 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (37 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -144.4218 West, latitude 69.6657 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hsgk. Id of event: us1000hsgk. Global time and date of event 15/11/18 / 2018-11-15 23:47:29 / November 15, 2018 @ 11:47 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:47:29 / 2:47 pm (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 eleven, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days six hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
Did you feel anything?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 60 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.