A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Y in Alaska. Exact location of event, depth 29.6 km, -149.3543° West, 62.2402° North. The temblor was picked up at 23:54:39 / 11:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.6 km (18 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15703188. Unique identifier: ak15703188. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/04/17 / 2017-04-07 08:54:39 / April 7, 2017 @ 8:54 am.
Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Meadow Lakes (c. 7 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Palmer (c. 5 900 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gateway, Wasilla, Palmer (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 27 km ENE of Y, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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