A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (mg/mb) has occurred on Friday, 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Willow in Alaska. The temblor was reported at 09:45:33 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 49.2 km (31 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-17 06:45:33 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -150.8739 West, latitude 61.6221 North, depth 49.2 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Elmendorf Air Force Base, Eagle River, Tanaina.
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