A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 79 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (49 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.1436 West, latitude 62.8586 North, depth = 12.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.3 km (8 miles). Event id: ak20327045. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20327045. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:48:18 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/18 / 2018-11-05 02:48:18 / November 5, 2018 @ 2:48 am.
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 four and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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