A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 56 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (35 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17170446. Id of event: ak17170446. The temblor was detected at 02:31:12 / 2:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -150.51° West, 62.8002° North, depth 85.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 85.1 km (53 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 11:31:12 / November 8, 2017 @ 11:31 am.
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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 56 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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