A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska on Monday. The temblor was reported at 06:00:52 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 15:00:52 / October 14, 2019 @ 3:00 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak019d6w67ux. Event ids that are associated: ak019d6w67ux. Exact location of earthquake, -150.0056° West, 61.4142° North, depth 20 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 23 km (14 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SSW of Big Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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