A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 77 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.4429 West, latitude 66.2463 North, depth = 0.9 km. Global time and date of event 08/03/19 / 2019-03-08 18:32:29 / March 8, 2019 @ 6:32 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:32:29 / 9:32 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak019333wz5i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019333wz5i. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.9 km (1 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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