A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, northern Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ddh7790. Id of event: ak019ddh7790. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 13:12:01 / October 18, 2019 @ 1:12 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 13:12:01 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.2988° West, latitude 66.3395° North, depth = 4.5 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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