A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Kenai in Alaska. Event id: ak14449745. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14449745. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:06:49 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/11/16 / 2016-11-27 08:06:49 / November 27, 2016 @ 8:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.5401 West, latitude 60.5954 North, depth = 54.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.3 km (34 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 24 km (15 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sterling, Kalifornsky, Kenai (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 16 km WNW of Kenai, Alaska.
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