A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 107 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (66 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/20 / 2020-03-05 00:08:36 / March 5, 2020 @ 12:08 am. Event id: ak0202zhzcsd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202zhzcsd. Exact location of event, longitude -144.3966 West, latitude 69.2052 North, depth = 0 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:08:36 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 107 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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