A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 66 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (41 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:35:45 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.3 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.4825 West, latitude 66.36 North, depth = 16.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 22:35:45 / March 26, 2019 @ 10:35 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak0193wxzmox. Event ids that are associated: ak0193wxzmox.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 66 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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