A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (57 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:20:44 / 1:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 15 km, -156.6262° West, 66.0849° North. Event id: ak11746078. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11746078. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/15 / 2015-10-22 21:20:44 / October 22, 2015 @ 9:20 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 92 km S of Kobuk, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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