A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from North Nenana in Alaska on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12461079. Unique identifier: ak12461079. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/01/16 / 2016-01-14 19:04:11 / January 14, 2016 @ 7:04 pm. The temblor was reported at 10:04:11 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.5 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2695 West, latitude 64.684 North, depth = 18.5 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Badger, Fairbanks, College. The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Fairbanks (c. 31 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Badger (c. 19 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from College (c. 13 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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