A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 53 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska (33 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 65.4 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -151.1219° West, 62.2138° North, depth 65.4 km. The temblor was detected at 20:02:44 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20251881. Unique identifier: ak20251881. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/18 / 2018-09-12 05:02:44 / September 12, 2018 @ 5:02 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 53 km WSW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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