A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 45 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (28 miles). Id of earthquake: ak14364274. Event ids that are associated: ak14364274. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.4 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:19:47 / 10:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 83.4 km, -150.6551° West, 62.6482° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/11/16 / 2016-11-18 19:19:47 / November 18, 2016 @ 7:19 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel anything?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 45 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.