A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Redoubt Volcano in Alaska on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 15:17:33 / 3:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 93.3 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 93.3 km, -152.444° West, 60.1508° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16186702. Id of event: ak16186702. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/06/17 / 2017-06-15 00:17:33 / June 15, 2017 @ 12:17 am.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kenai, Homer, Kalifornsky. Event epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 40 km SSE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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