A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/16 / 2016-02-10 14:36:17 / February 10, 2016 @ 2:36 pm. Exact location of event, depth 15.4 km, -152.8969° West, 59.7702° North. The temblor was reported at 14:36:17 / 2:36 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12795375. Id of event: ak12795375. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.4 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 77 km (48 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).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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