A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 69 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (43 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/03/19 / 2019-03-21 07:55:33 / March 21, 2019 @ 7:55 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.2167 West, latitude 66.2975 North, depth = 0.1 km. Event id: ak0193ofhnqi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0193ofhnqi. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:55:33 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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