A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 78 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (48 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -157.2049° West, 66.2159° North, depth 0 km. Unique identifier: ak01941wq5s0. Ids that are associated to the event: ak01941wq5s0, us2000k7fa. The temblor was detected at 13:56:38 / 1:56 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/19 / 2019-03-29 22:56:38 / March 29, 2019 @ 10:56 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days fifty-eight and in the last 365 days seventy-seven 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.
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