A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (45 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:15:41 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 15.6 km, -157.6268° West, 66.3282° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/03/19 / 2019-03-28 06:15:41 / March 28, 2019 @ 6:15 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.6 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak0193zzf3i7. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0193zzf3i7.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 72 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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