A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 71 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (44 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/03/19 / 2019-03-28 10:40:31 / March 28, 2019 @ 10:40 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.6 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.5659 West, latitude 66.3252 North, depth = 15.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019401y775. Unique identifier: ak019401y775. The temblor was picked up at 01:40:31 / 1:40 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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