A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 126 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (78 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/04/16 / 2016-04-20 13:35:17 / April 20, 2016 @ 1:35 pm. Unique identifier: ak13487508. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13487508. Exact location, longitude -151.892° West, latitude 63.1085° North, depth = 15.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.3 km (10 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:35:17 / 5:35 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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