A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (46 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: ak019fur9jga. Event ids that are associated: ak019fur9jga, us60006q55. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.9 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:51:50 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -157.2875 West, latitude 66.2556 North, depth = 1.9 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/12/19 / 2019-12-11 11:51:50 / December 11, 2019 @ 11:51 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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