A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 54 km WNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (34 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/01/17 / 2017-01-29 02:24:22 / January 29, 2017 @ 2:24 am. The temblor was reported at 17:24:22 / 5:24 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 78.4 km (49 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.0728 West, latitude 62.5245 North, depth = 78.4 km. Unique identifier: ak15175235. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15175235.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 54 km WNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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