A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 70 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (43 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 94.3 km (59 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0191fc1y9y. Event ids that are associated: ak0191fc1y9y. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:02:14 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -150.9473° West, 62.8246° North, depth 94.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/19 / 2019-01-31 04:02:14 / January 31, 2019 @ 4:02 am.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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