A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 126 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (78 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak11748209. Unique identifier: ak11748209. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.6 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -151.6178 West, latitude 63.2239 North, depth = 14.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/15 / 2015-10-24 21:08:02 / October 24, 2015 @ 9:08 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:08:02 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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 respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 126 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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