Earthquake of Strength 3.6 Hits Anchorage Area

An earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hit Anchorage area in Alaska around 9.30 a.m. on Tuesday.

The centre of the  earthquake was located 8 miles west of hope and about 23 miles south of downtown Anchorage.

The Location of  The Earthquake

The earthquake's depth was about 19 miles as reported by the Alaska Earthquake Centre.

The Depth of The Earthquake

Extent of Impact of The Earthquake

The waves of the deadly earthquake was felt from  Seward to Palmer.

The past record of Anchorage when it comes to earthquake isn't very encouraging.

The Past Seismic  Record of Anchorage

The Past Seismic  Record of Anchorage

Anchorage has experienced 2 earthquake events in the past 24 hours and 17 earthquakes in the last 7 days.

The Past Seismic  Record of Anchorage

Anchorage has also experienced 66 earthquakes in the last 30 days while it has seen  1227 earthquakes in the last 365 days.

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