A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.1 km (12 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:59:01 / 3:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.5427 West, latitude 60.8338 North, depth = 19.1 km. Event id: ak01983a2xjd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01983a2xjd. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/06/19 / 2019-06-25 12:59:01 / June 25, 2019 @ 12:59 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Wasilla, Knik-Fairview, Sterling (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 47 km (29 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Elmendorf Air Force Base (c. 6 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 46 km SSE of Anchorage, Alaska.
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