A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 63 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (39 miles). Global time and date of event 28/10/19 / 2019-10-28 17:03:44 / October 28, 2019 @ 5:03 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 21 km, -157.4276° West, 66.3796° North. The temblor was reported at 08:03:44 / 8:03 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019du2wkea. Unique identifier: ak019du2wkea. The epicenter was at a depth of 21 km (13 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 63 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska.
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