A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 102.8 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 102.8 km, -152.9981° West, 59.8268° North. The temblor was picked up at 12:21:59 / 12:21 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak16327094. Event ids that are associated: ak16327094. Global time and date of event 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 21:21:59 / July 10, 2017 @ 9:21 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer. Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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: 64 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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