A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 56 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (35 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.3 km (16 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0193wye8n5. Unique identifier: ak0193wye8n5. Exact location of event, longitude -157.4129 West, latitude 66.4437 North, depth = 26.3 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:04:01 / 2:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 23:04:01 / March 26, 2019 @ 11:04 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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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