A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 67 km WNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.1 km (52 miles). Unique identifier: ak16452385. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16452385. Global time and date of event 06/08/17 / 2017-08-06 01:27:34 / August 6, 2017 @ 1:27 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 16:27:34 / 4:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -151.3504° West, latitude 62.5219° North, depth = 83.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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