A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Point MacKenzie in Alaska. Event id: ak020fwemnfi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fwemnfi. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 11:22:40 / December 11, 2020 @ 11:22 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 18.4 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.957 West, latitude 61.4071 North, depth = 18.4 km. The temblor was reported at 11:22:40 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Event epicenter was 21 km (13 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km NNE of Point MacKenzie, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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