A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (42 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.7 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019ddgldgc. Unique identifier: ak019ddgldgc. Exact location, longitude -157.3285° West, latitude 66.4277° North, depth = 12.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 12:10:17 / October 18, 2019 @ 12:10 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:10:17 / 3:10 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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