A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 65 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (40 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0193wxyhyn. Id of event: ak0193wxyhyn. Exact location of event, depth 14.2 km, -157.4427° West, 66.3616° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.2 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 22:30:16 / March 26, 2019 @ 10:30 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:30:16 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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