A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 89 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (55 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 114.5 km (71 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 00:09:15 / July 14, 2017 @ 12:09 am. Unique identifier: ak16331474. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16331474. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:09:15 / 3:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -150.6818 West, latitude 63.0797 North, depth = 114.5 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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