A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 69 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (43 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: ak0197mqimgh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0197mqimgh. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -157.4568 West, latitude 66.325 North, depth = 3.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/19 / 2019-06-15 12:27:12 / June 15, 2019 @ 12:27 pm. The temblor was reported at 03:27:12 / 3:27 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor 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: 69 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska.
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