A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.8 km (12 miles). Exact location, longitude -150.1075° West, latitude 61.3386° North, depth = 19.8 km. The temblor was reported at 16:06:57 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019n65pa9. Unique identifier: ak019n65pa9. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/01/19 / 2019-01-14 01:06:57 / January 14, 2019 @ 1:06 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 17 km (11 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km NW of Anchorage, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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