A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 70 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:19:38 / 5:19 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak14786603. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14786603. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 87.1 km (54 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -150.5552 West, latitude 62.9194 North, depth = 87.1 km. Global time and date of event 25/12/16 / 2016-12-25 02:19:38 / December 25, 2016 @ 2:19 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 70 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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