A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. Unique identifier: ak0193b5z4r3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0193b5z4r3. Global time and date of event 13/03/19 / 2019-03-13 05:51:21 / March 13, 2019 @ 5:51 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 38.3 km, -150.1071° West, 61.3027° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.3 km (24 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:51:21 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 15 km (9 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 14 km NW of Anchorage, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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