A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) strikes 66 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (41 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 21:27:19 / March 26, 2019 @ 9:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -156.9388° West, 66.3146° North, depth 0.5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.5 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 12:27:19 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0193wxcfea, us1000jm0q. Id of event: ak0193wxcfea.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 66 km S of Kobuk, Alaska.
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