A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 71 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (44 miles). Global time and date of event 24/10/19 / 2019-10-24 02:02:03 / October 24, 2019 @ 2:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -157.4827° West, 66.3157° North. Event id: ak019dn7ta3x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019dn7ta3x. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:02:03 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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