A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 66 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (41 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.4 km (2 miles). Event id: ak019ddg6tr3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ddg6tr3. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:42:31 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -156.9565° West, latitude 66.3136° North, depth = 3.4 km. Global time and date of event 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 11:42:31 / October 18, 2019 @ 11:42 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 66 km S of Kobuk, Alaska.
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