A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 92 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (57 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 15:18:50 / April 17, 2017 @ 3:18 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:18:50 / 6:18 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 126 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak15773954. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15773954. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.9381 West, latitude 63.064 North, depth = 126 km.
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 four and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 92 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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