A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. Exact location of event, longitude -152.8756 West, latitude 59.6486 North, depth = 87.6 km. The temblor was reported at 12:28:51 / 12:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 87.6 km (54 miles). Unique identifier: ak12808943. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12808943. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 21:28:51 / February 13, 2016 @ 9:28 pm.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 60 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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