A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (68 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.5179 West, latitude 63.0763 North, depth = 4.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.7 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:52:29 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/03/18 / 2018-03-20 10:52:29 / March 20, 2018 @ 10:52 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18715469. Id of event: ak18715469.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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