A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 117 km W of Talkeetna, Alaska (73 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/16 / 2016-10-28 05:11:51 / October 28, 2016 @ 5:11 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:11:51 / 9:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -152.3719° West, latitude 62.2606° North, depth = 118.9 km. Event id: ak14280605. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14280605. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 118.9 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 117 km W of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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