A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 67 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (42 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:11:56 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/20 / 2020-02-05 21:11:56 / February 5, 2020 @ 9:11 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201nvx2p3. Id of event: ak0201nvx2p3. Exact location of event, longitude -157.4802 West, latitude 66.3459 North, depth = 6.8 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.8 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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