A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 79 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (49 miles). Unique identifier: ak0193i2ujx3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0193i2ujx3. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/03/19 / 2019-03-17 23:52:29 / March 17, 2019 @ 11:52 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:52:29 / 2:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -157.3567° West, 66.2224° North, depth 1.5 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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