A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska on Friday. Unique identifier: ak019bg6pgtq. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019bg6pgtq. The temblor was reported at 14:33:03 / 2:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46.7 km (29 miles). Global time and date of event 06/09/19 / 2019-09-06 23:33:03 / September 6, 2019 @ 11:33 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -150.1999° West, latitude 61.2777° North, depth = 46.7 km.
The epicenter was 17 km (11 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes.
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 seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 17 km WNW of Anchorage, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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