A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (46 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/04/20 / 2020-04-16 06:39:44 / April 16, 2020 @ 6:39 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.6 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -157.3964 West, latitude 66.2678 North, depth = 0.6 km. The temblor was reported at 21:39:44 / 9:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0204x2b6vt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0204x2b6vt.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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