A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 85 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (53 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202rjmw8v. Id of event: ak0202rjmw8v. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:13:23 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/02/20 / 2020-02-29 19:13:23 / February 29, 2020 @ 7:13 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 3.7 km, -157.2068° West, 66.1536° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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