A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 128 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (80 miles). Unique identifier: ak13444089. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13444089. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/04/16 / 2016-04-15 07:57:13 / April 15, 2016 @ 7:57 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.8 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.6093 West, latitude 63.2541 North, depth = 13.8 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:57:13 / 11:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 128 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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