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Small magnitude 3.1 quake hits 30 miles northeast of Chickaloon, Alaska, United States in the afternoon

Sat, 24 Apr 2021, 01:16
01:16 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
3.1 quake 23 Apr 5:05 pm (GMT -8)
3.1 quake 23 Apr 5:05 pm (GMT -8)
Just 9 minutes ago, a 3.1-magnitude earthquake struck near Chickaloon, Matanuska-Susitna, Alaska, USA. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Friday 23 April 2021 at 5:05 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 13 miles below the surface.
The event was filed by the United States Geological Survey, the first seismological agency to report it.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Chickaloon (pop. 270, 30 miles away), and Fishhook (pop. 4,700, 47 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 23 Apr 2021 5:05 pm (GMT -8) local time (24 Apr 2021 01:05 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 20.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 62.21°N / 148.17°W (Matanuska-Susitna, Alaska, United States)
Primary data source: USGS

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