A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska. Id of earthquake: ak0199bqtmyq. Event ids that are associated: ak0199bqtmyq. Exact location of earthquake, -149.937° West, 61.393° North, depth 19.7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/07/19 / 2019-07-22 01:22:17 / July 22, 2019 @ 1:22 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:22:17 / 4:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.7 km (12 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 20 km (12 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each 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 two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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 S of Big Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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