A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Willow in Alaska. Event id: ak14310379. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14310379. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 57.5 km (36 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -150.7323 West, latitude 61.7699 North, depth = 57.5 km. Global time and date of event 08/11/16 / 2016-11-08 19:20:43 / November 8, 2016 @ 7:20 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:20:43 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Eagle River, Lakes, Anchorage. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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