A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Ester in Alaska. Unique identifier: ak20263149. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20263149. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/09/18 / 2018-09-25 18:40:40 / September 25, 2018 @ 6:40 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.9 km (15 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:40:40 / 9:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 23.9 km, -148.0205° West, 64.5381° North.
Epicenter of the event was 36 km (23 miles) from Fairbanks (c. 31 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Badger (c. 19 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from College (c. 13 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Badger, College, Fairbanks (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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