A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 60 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (37 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:38:05 / 3:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 95.8 km (60 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11732823. Id of event: ak11732823. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 23:38:05 / October 6, 2015 @ 11:38 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.5813 West, latitude 62.819 North, depth = 95.8 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 60 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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