A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 56 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (35 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.1 km (2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/02/20 / 2020-02-06 11:53:03 / February 6, 2020 @ 11:53 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0201pdqz53. Unique identifier: ak0201pdqz53. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:53:03 / 2:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.2512° West, latitude 66.4229° North, depth = 3.1 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 56 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska.
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