A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 93 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (58 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:36:20 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -150.8567° West, latitude 63.0864° North, depth = 115.4 km. Unique identifier: ak11736405. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11736405. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 115.4 km (72 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/10/15 / 2015-10-11 04:36:20 / October 11, 2015 @ 4:36 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 93 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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