A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (45 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.2276 West, latitude 66.2632 North, depth = 7.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak01939oedkl. Unique identifier: ak01939oedkl. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/03/19 / 2019-03-12 15:52:41 / March 12, 2019 @ 3:52 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:52:41 / 6:52 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 73 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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