A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 37 km E of Kaktovik, Alaska (23 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 05:08:36 / March 23, 2020 @ 5:08 am. The temblor was reported at 20:08:36 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -142.6505° West, latitude 70.0737° North, depth = 1.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203tcmrkf. Id of event: ak0203tcmrkf.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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