A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 67 kilometers (42 miles) from Whittier in Alaska. Exact location, longitude -147.7598° West, latitude 61.1852° North, depth = 16.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 23:28:18 / October 6, 2019 @ 11:28 pm. The temblor was picked up at 14:28:18 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 16.9 km (11 miles). Id of earthquake: ak019ctssu6y. Event ids that are associated: ak019ctssu6y.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer. Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Palmer (c. 5 900 pop). Close 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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