A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 90 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (56 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/04/16 / 2016-04-21 11:12:42 / April 21, 2016 @ 11:12 am. The temblor was picked up at 03:12:42 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 123.5 km (77 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak13489393. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13489393. Exact location, longitude -150.9309° West, latitude 63.0464° North, depth = 123.5 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 90 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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