A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (45 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.7433 West, latitude 69.6031 North, depth = 0.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:59:39 / 4:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0203moel4c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203moel4c. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/03/20 / 2020-03-19 01:59:39 / March 19, 2020 @ 1:59 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-four 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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