A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (46 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: ak0193tg634m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0193tg634m. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.8 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:02:39 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 11:02:39 / March 24, 2019 @ 11:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -145.1128 West, latitude 69.7015 North, depth = 0.8 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 74 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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