A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Point MacKenzie in Alaska. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/20 / 2020-09-11 21:34:24 / September 11, 2020 @ 9:34 pm. The temblor was reported at 21:34:24 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.39 km (20 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8804 West, latitude 61.3695 North, depth = 31.39 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bm5q. Event ids that are associated: us7000bm5q.
Earthquake epicenter was 17 km (10 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 5 km ENE of Point MacKenzie, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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