A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 26 km WNW of Noatak, Alaska (16 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 16/08/19 / 2019-08-16 19:58:41 / August 16, 2019 @ 7:58 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak019ahe6vrx. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019ahe6vrx. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:58:41 / 10:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -163.5279° West, latitude 67.6757° North, depth = 6 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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