A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Nikiski in Alaska. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/03/19 / 2019-03-19 03:20:44 / March 19, 2019 @ 3:20 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 18:20:44 / 6:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -151.6144° West, 60.6871° North, depth 73.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0193l1tr45. Unique identifier: ak0193l1tr45. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 73.3 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 35 km (22 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sterling, Kalifornsky, Kenai (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km W of Nikiski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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