A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Susitna in Alaska on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Susitna in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 55.8 km, -151.0067° West, 61.6487° North. The temblor was detected at 08:59:30 / 8:59 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 55.8 km (35 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020cwv4p5l, at00qhtqb6. Unique identifier: ak020cwv4p5l. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 08:59:30 / October 7, 2020 @ 8:59 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lakes, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Eagle River (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 28 km WNW of Susitna, Alaska.
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