A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 72 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (45 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). Id of earthquake: ak01931jiee8. Event ids that are associated: ak01931jiee8. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 23:58:42 / March 7, 2019 @ 11:58 pm. Exact location of event, depth 0.1 km, -157.6399° West, 66.3298° North. The temblor was detected at 14:58:42 / 2:58 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each 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.
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