A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 133 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (83 miles). Global time and date of event 04/04/16 / 2016-04-04 22:27:52 / April 4, 2016 @ 10:27 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.3 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:27:52 / 2:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -151.7543 West, latitude 63.2605 North, depth = 14.3 km. Event id: ak13304228. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13304228.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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