A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Y in Alaska on Saturday. Unique identifier: ak11644918. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11644918. Exact location of earthquake, -149.0312° West, 62.3452° North, depth 8.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.6 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:49:22 / 2:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/07/15 / 2015-07-11 22:49:22 / July 11, 2015 @ 10:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lakes, Palmer, Tanaina. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Palmer (c. 5 900 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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