A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 60 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (37 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/19 / 2019-10-19 05:51:26 / October 19, 2019 @ 5:51 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -157.2559° West, 66.3896° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019df07hr1. Id of event: ak019df07hr1. The temblor was reported at 20:51:26 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty 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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