A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 12:27:29 / November 7, 2020 @ 12:27 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:27:29 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -150.1644° West, latitude 61.5953° North, depth = 35 km. Id of earthquake: ak020ec6zbtu. Event ids that are associated: ak020ec6zbtu.
The epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Elmendorf Air Force Base.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km NW of Big Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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