A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 65 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/16 / 2016-04-22 14:41:35 / April 22, 2016 @ 2:41 pm. Exact location of event, depth 86 km, -151.1685° West, 62.6495° North. Id of earthquake: ak13490530. Event ids that are associated: ak13490530. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 86 km (53 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:41:35 / 6:41 am (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 one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 65 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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