A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 107 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (66 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15856678. Unique identifier: ak15856678. Exact location of event, longitude -151.1516 West, latitude 63.1565 North, depth = 3.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.2 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 16:54:28 / May 1, 2017 @ 4:54 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:54:28 / 7:54 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 107 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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