A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 92 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (57 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/03/18 / 2018-03-27 20:21:23 / March 27, 2018 @ 8:21 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.8 km (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18793276. Unique identifier: ak18793276. Exact location of event, depth 0.8 km, -151.0333° West, 63.0396° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:21:23 / 11:21 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 92 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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