A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 57 km NE of Talkeetna, Alaska (35 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:47:45 / 4:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.3629° West, 62.7083° North, depth 55.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20220162. Id of event: ak20220162. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 13:47:45 / August 26, 2018 @ 1:47 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55.8 km (35 miles).
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 nine and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 57 km NE of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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