A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 38 km ESE of Kaktovik, Alaska (24 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 09:00:17 / March 23, 2020 @ 9:00 am. Exact location of event, depth 3.7 km, -142.6468° West, 70.0567° North. The temblor was detected at 00:00:17 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.7 km (2 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203teyqrn. Id of event: ak0203teyqrn.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-six 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 38 km ESE of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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