A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 81 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (50 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11 km (7 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0191z4z31w. Event ids that are associated: ak0191z4z31w. Exact location of event, depth 11 km, -144.8626° West, 69.5425° North. The temblor was picked up at 16:45:38 / 4:45 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/02/19 / 2019-02-12 01:45:38 / February 12, 2019 @ 1:45 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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