A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.0182 West, latitude 61.3105 North, depth = 36 km. Unique identifier: ak019ez5u73j. Ids that are associated to the event: at00q1cj5a, ak019ez5u73j. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/11/19 / 2019-11-22 01:07:58 / November 22, 2019 @ 1:07 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:07:58 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Anchorage in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 12 km (7 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km NNW of Anchorage, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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