A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (46 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -150.4015° West, latitude 62.983° North, depth = 98.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/09/16 / 2016-09-05 02:09:03 / September 5, 2016 @ 2:09 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak13908647. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13908647. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:09:03 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 98.3 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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