A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Susitna North in Alaska. The temblor was detected at 22:42:51 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 19.8 km, -149.3963° West, 62.1532° North. Global time and date of event 28/01/21 / 2021-01-28 22:42:51 / January 28, 2021 @ 10:42 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.8 km (12 miles). Event id: ak0211aoed6o. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0211aoed6o.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Knik-Fairview, Gateway, Wasilla (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Meadow Lakes (c. 7 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 23 km E of Susitna North, Alaska.
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