A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Point MacKenzie in Alaska. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:42:36 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 08:42:36 / March 7, 2021 @ 8:42 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak02131ahg9k. Event ids that are associated: ak02131ahg9k. Exact location, longitude -150.0045° West, latitude 61.3039° North, depth = 33.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.6 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 11 km (7 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 23 km (15 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 6 km SSW of Point MacKenzie, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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