A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Willow in Alaska. Event id: ak0191w0i0j1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0191w0i0j1. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/19 / 2019-02-10 12:54:04 / February 10, 2019 @ 12:54 pm. The temblor was picked up at 03:54:04 / 3:54 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -150.6308° West, 61.9624° North.
Epicenter of the event was 74 km (46 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Meadow Lakes (c. 7 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wasilla, Knik-Fairview, Tanaina (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 39 km NW of Willow, Alaska.
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