A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 66 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (41 miles). Event id: ak019cl5xc6r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019cl5xc6r. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:13:13 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -157.3172 West, latitude 66.34 North, depth = 8 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 01:13:13 / October 1, 2019 @ 1:13 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 66 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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