A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 59 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (37 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/11/18 / 2018-11-26 15:51:12 / November 26, 2018 @ 3:51 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -144.4331 West, latitude 69.6763 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us1000hwp5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hwp5. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:51:12 / 6:51 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 59 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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