A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/10/19 / 2019-10-31 10:10:21 / October 31, 2019 @ 10:10 am. The temblor was detected at 01:10:21 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9613 West, latitude 61.468 North, depth = 25.7 km. Id of earthquake: ak019dyxe0yv. Event ids that are associated: ak019dyxe0yv. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (17 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (16 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 5 km S of Big Lake, Alaska.
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