A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Cooper Landing in Alaska on Monday. The temblor was reported at 11:42:53 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.1 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/09/20 / 2020-09-21 11:42:53 / September 21, 2020 @ 11:42 am. Exact location of event, longitude -150.1137 West, latitude 60.7049 North, depth = 37.1 km. Id of earthquake: ak020c6g7uow. Event ids that are associated: ak020c6g7uow.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Eagle River, Kalifornsky, Elmendorf Air Force Base. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Elmendorf Air Force Base (c. 6 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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