A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 109 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska (68 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:39:24 / 3:39 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/10/15 / 2015-10-26 11:39:24 / October 26, 2015 @ 11:39 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 72.7 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak11752486. Event ids that are associated: ak11752486. Exact location of earthquake, -152.1618° West, 62.09° North, depth 72.7 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 109 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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