A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 103 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (64 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -151.1582° West, 63.1159° North, depth 9.2 km. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:15:48 / 2:15 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak15831649. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15831649. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/04/17 / 2017-04-29 11:15:48 / April 29, 2017 @ 11:15 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.2 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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