A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 54 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (34 miles). Unique identifier: ak0202py5bpf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0202py5bpf. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles). Global time and date of event 28/02/20 / 2020-02-28 22:57:45 / February 28, 2020 @ 10:57 pm UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:57:45 / 1:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.1582° West, latitude 66.4303° North, depth = 13.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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