A minor earthquake magnitude 2.5 (mg/mb) has striked on Sunday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Butte in Alaska. The temblor was reported at 07:40:50 / 7:40 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-08 04:40:50 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -149.0344 West, latitude 61.3256 North, depth 14.9 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 39 km (25 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Anchorage, Meadow Lakes, Tanaina.
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