A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 128 km W of Talkeetna, Alaska (80 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 142.1 km, -152.5821° West, 62.3454° North. The temblor was reported at 11:28:50 / 11:28 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 142.1 km (88 miles). Unique identifier: ak16751790. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16751790. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 20:28:50 / September 2, 2017 @ 8:28 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-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.
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