A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.5 km (52 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/11/16 / 2016-11-09 23:41:17 / November 9, 2016 @ 11:41 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak14311947. Unique identifier: ak14311947. Exact location of earthquake, -152.6954° West, 59.8834° North, depth 83.5 km. The temblor was reported at 14:41:17 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer. Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 49 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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