A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 87 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (54 miles). Exact location, longitude -150.9044° West, latitude 63.0192° North, depth = 125.2 km. The temblor was detected at 18:12:25 / 6:12 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 125.2 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak14317986. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14317986. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/11/16 / 2016-11-12 03:12:25 / November 12, 2016 @ 3:12 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 87 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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