A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 125 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (78 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 04:37:43 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak11740179. Event ids that are associated: ak11740179. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.3 km (10 miles). Exact location, longitude -151.4644° West, latitude 63.2608° North, depth = 15.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/10/15 / 2015-10-15 12:37:43 / October 15, 2015 @ 12:37 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days sixty-eight 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. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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