A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 92 km SSW of Homer, Alaska (57 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.3 km (18 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 01:32:53 / July 18, 2017 @ 1:32 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak16347166. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16347166. The temblor was detected at 15:32:53 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -152.1459° West, latitude 58.8686° North, depth = 28.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
Questions or comments?
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: 92 km SSW of Homer, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.