A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (41 miles) on Sunday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:26:29 / 7:26 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/08/18 / 2018-08-27 04:26:29 / August 27, 2018 @ 4:26 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20229008. Unique identifier: ak20229008. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.9458 West, latitude 66.3136 North, depth = 0.1 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 66 km S of Kobuk, Alaska.
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