A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 65 km NE of Talkeetna, Alaska (40 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2689° West, 62.7829° North, depth 65.8 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 65.8 km (41 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 21:15:30 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak11742153. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003pgn, ak11742153. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/10/15 / 2015-10-18 05:15:30 / October 18, 2015 @ 5:15 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 65 km NE of Talkeetna, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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