A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/09/16 / 2016-09-23 13:09:15 / September 23, 2016 @ 1:09 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14019876. Id of event: ak14019876. The temblor was detected at 05:09:15 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -152.7304° West, 59.9888° North, depth 96.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.6 km (60 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 55 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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