A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 89 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (55 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.9362 West, latitude 63.0364 North, depth = 124.7 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14322898. Id of event: ak14322898. Global time and date of event 13/11/16 / 2016-11-13 11:28:13 / November 13, 2016 @ 11:28 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 124.7 km (77 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:28:13 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-three 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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