A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 74 km S of Kaktovik, Alaska (46 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cqcu, ak020fwivh7c. Unique identifier: us7000cqcu. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 18:35:47 / December 11, 2020 @ 6:35 pm. Exact location of event, depth 23.85 km, -143.9479° West, 69.4759° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.85 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:35:47 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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