A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 53 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (33 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -156.9914 West, latitude 66.4335 North, depth = 0 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0201m7bz61. Unique identifier: ak0201m7bz61. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:35:20 / 10:35 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 19:35:20 / February 4, 2020 @ 7:35 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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