A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -152.9649 West, latitude 59.8465 North, depth = 104 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12560160. Id of event: ak12560160. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 104 km (65 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 10:38:21 / January 24, 2016 @ 10:38 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 01:38:21 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-eight, in the last 10 days eighty, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 64 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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