A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 120 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (75 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -151.5632 West, latitude 63.2801 North, depth = 10.3 km. Event id: ak020idodhm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020idodhm, us70006yca. The temblor was picked up at 02:36:34 / 2:36 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/20 / 2020-01-11 11:36:34 / January 11, 2020 @ 11:36 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.3 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 thirty-seven 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 respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 120 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska.
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