A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 24 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska (15 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -150.5611 West, latitude 62.2465 North, depth = 10.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.5 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: ak16875497. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16875497. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/09/17 / 2017-09-21 19:13:46 / September 21, 2017 @ 7:13 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 10:13:46 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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