A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (70 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/02/16 / 2016-02-19 00:08:23 / February 19, 2016 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:08:23 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 34.3 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, depth 34.3 km, -146.2853° West, 69.1083° North. Id of earthquake: ak12856495. Event ids that are associated: ak12856495.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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