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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 3 Km NNW of Houston, Alaska (USA), on Friday, 11 September 2020 at 14:11 (GMT)

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 3 Km NNW of Houston, Alaska (USA), on Friday, 11 September 2020 at 14:11 (GMT)
11 Sep 15:16 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 1 heure et 5 minutes.
11 Sep 15:18: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: USGS
Date & time: 2020-09-11 02:11:53 UTC
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 17.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.6555°N / 149.8513°W (États-Unis)
Nearest volcano: Spurr (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km NW de Houston (pop: 2,200)
14 km NW de Meadow Lakes (pop: 7,600)
14 km SE de Willow (pop: 2,100)
21 km NW de Knik-Fairview (pop: 14,900)
40 km NW de Eagle River (pop: 24,800)
49 km N de Anchorage (pop: 298,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-09-11 14:11:53 UTCM 3.0 / 17.4 km3 Km NNW of Houston, Alaska (USA)USGS
2020-09-11 14:11:53 UTCM 3.0 / 17 kmSouthern Alaska (USA)EMSC

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
31.8 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Eagle River / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s

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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 3 Km NNW of Houston, Alaska (USA), on Friday, 11 September 2020 at 14:11 (GMT)

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