A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 58 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (36 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -157.0027° West, 66.3835° North, depth 0.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/03/19 / 2019-03-12 03:43:37 / March 12, 2019 @ 3:43 am. Id of earthquake: ak01939h7dp4. Event ids that are associated: ak01939h7dp4. The temblor was picked up at 18:43:37 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 58 km S of Kobuk, Alaska.
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