A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (43 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: ak01939obtdj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01939obtdj. Exact location of event, depth 0.1 km, -157.2226° West, 66.3° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 12/03/19 / 2019-03-12 15:40:45 / March 12, 2019 @ 3:40 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 06:40:45 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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