A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.8 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/03/19 / 2019-03-09 18:23:24 / March 9, 2019 @ 6:23 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -150.1006 West, latitude 61.3715 North, depth = 19.8 km. The temblor was detected at 09:23:24 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak01934redug. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01934redug.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 20 km (13 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km SSW of Big Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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