A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 104 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (65 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 12:42:41 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.7295 West, latitude 69.2732 North, depth = 0 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/19 / 2019-07-16 21:42:41 / July 16, 2019 @ 9:42 pm. Event id: ak019925mkbt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019925mkbt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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