A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km W of Willow, Alaska (43 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak11734041. Unique identifier: ak11734041. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/10/15 / 2015-10-09 01:36:00 / October 9, 2015 @ 1:36 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.4 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 65.4 km, -151.3578° West, 61.6663° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:36:00 / 5:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 70 km W of Willow, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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