A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 85 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (53 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 113 km, -150.8802° West, 63.0075° North. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:48:47 / 8:48 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 113 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak20525015. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20525015. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/12/18 / 2018-12-21 05:48:47 / December 21, 2018 @ 5:48 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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