A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 78 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska (48 miles) on Friday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:28:38 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak019975cgle. Event ids that are associated: ak019975cgle. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 106.5 km (66 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.7035 West, latitude 62.9754 North, depth = 106.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 23:28:38 / July 19, 2019 @ 11:28 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 78 km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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