A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38 km (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -152.388° West, 59.5576° North, depth 38 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 14:03:18 / October 30, 2015 @ 2:03 pm. The temblor was picked up at 04:03:18 / 4:03 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak11758796. Event ids that are associated: ak11758796.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km (30 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 39 km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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