A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 72 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (45 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203l95e2g. Id of event: ak0203l95e2g. Exact location of event, longitude -157.1657 West, latitude 66.2642 North, depth = 17.4 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:50:48 / 6:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 15:50:48 / March 18, 2020 @ 3:50 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.4 km (11 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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