A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 73 kilometers (45 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. Exact location of event, longitude -153.1385 West, latitude 59.8023 North, depth = 94.6 km. The temblor was reported at 03:47:04 / 3:47 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/09/16 / 2016-09-07 11:47:04 / September 7, 2016 @ 11:47 am. Event id: ak13921187. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13921187, at00od4u2g. A tsunami warning has been issued near Anchor Point in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 94.6 km (59 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 91 km (56 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 73 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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