Light Magnitude 4.7 Earthquake Strikes 57km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska

A shallow magnitude 4.7 earthquake struck 57km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska, near North Slope, AK, USA at a depth of 7.6 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

The reported time was Aug 12, 2018 at 09:47:40 UTZ. This event report was generated automatically by the USGS.

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