A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 55 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (34 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 17:59:54 / July 5, 2020 @ 5:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -144.1769° West, 69.6763° North. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:59:54 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Event id: ak0208ljz158. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208ljz158.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy 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.
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