A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 76 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (47 miles). Exact location of event, depth 3.4 km, -157.3484° West, 66.2468° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 02:12:30 / March 7, 2019 @ 2:12 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.4 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: ak019316qes8. Event ids that are associated: ak019316qes8. The temblor was detected at 17:12:30 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 76 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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