A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 67 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (42 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 13:34:18 / July 19, 2019 @ 1:34 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.5 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 9.5 km, -157.4452° West, 66.3493° North. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:34:18 / 4:34 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak01996zfdcg. Unique identifier: ak01996zfdcg.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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