A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 101.3 km (63 miles). Global time and date of event 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 06:24:10 / September 10, 2016 @ 6:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -152.9137 West, latitude 59.855 North, depth = 101.3 km. The temblor was reported at 22:24:10 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak13928181. Event ids that are associated: ak13928181.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 61 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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