A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) was reported Thursday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Y in Alaska. The temblor was reported at 08:18:20 / 8:18 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 40.4 km (25 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-25 05:18:20 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -149.8419 West, latitude 62.0049 North, depth 40.4 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Meadow Lakes (c. 7 600 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Knik-Fairview.
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