A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km SSE of Homer, Alaska (70 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -150.5704 West, latitude 58.7633 North, depth = 176.4 km. The temblor was detected at 13:47:16 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 176.4 km (110 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak14036080. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14036080. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 23:47:16 / September 24, 2016 @ 11:47 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 112 km SSE of Homer, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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