A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 58 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (36 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 249.7 km (155 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:46:41 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 17/02/19 / 2019-02-17 14:46:41 / February 17, 2019 @ 2:46 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01927meodj. Id of event: ak01927meodj. Exact location of earthquake, -151.0591° West, 62.6178° North, depth 249.7 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-six 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 58 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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