A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 109 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska (68 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -152.0915° West, 61.9881° North, depth 109.9 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/16 / 2016-02-27 17:50:30 / February 27, 2016 @ 5:50 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12900461. Id of event: ak12900461. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:50:30 / 8:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 109.9 km (68 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 109 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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