A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Sutton-Alpine in Alaska on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.3 km (11 miles). Event id: ak019ywvm76. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ywvm76. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:07:23 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.5759 West, latitude 62.2122 North, depth = 17.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/01/19 / 2019-01-21 11:07:23 / January 21, 2019 @ 11:07 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 74 km (46 miles) from Palmer (c. 5 900 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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