A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 43 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (27 miles) on Saturday. Event id: ak16243372. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16243372. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.7 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, depth 2.7 km, -150.7858° West, 62.5636° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 09:48:48 / July 1, 2017 @ 9:48 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:48:48 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 nine and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 43 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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