A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. Global time and date of event 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 14:05:54 / September 29, 2019 @ 2:05 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019ci2jnii, us70005nhn. Unique identifier: ak019ci2jnii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.9 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.7832° West, latitude 60.9043° North, depth = 33.9 km. The temblor was detected at 05:05:54 / 5:05 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gateway, Wasilla, Knik-Fairview (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 35 km (22 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Elmendorf Air Force Base (c. 6 600 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 35 km S of Anchorage, Alaska.
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