A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 90 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (56 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 116.5 km (72 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 05:39:04 / November 14, 2017 @ 5:39 am. The temblor was reported at 20:39:04 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 116.5 km, -150.8771° West, 63.0588° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17207203. Unique identifier: ak17207203.
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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 90 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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