Light Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Strikes 56km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska

A shallow magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck 56km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska, near North Slope, AK, USA at a depth of 7.1 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

It struck at Aug 12, 2018 at 09:44:18 UTZ. This event report was generated automatically by the USGS.

Map showing center of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.

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