A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km S of Kobuk, Alaska (42 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: ak0203tmeami. Event ids that are associated: ak0203tmeami. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -157.0004 West, latitude 66.2935 North, depth = 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 21:48:44 / March 23, 2020 @ 9:48 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:48:44 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter).
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 eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km S of Kobuk, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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