A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.5 km (38 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -152.5546 West, latitude 59.3023 North, depth = 60.5 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:22:58 / 11:22 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak16377282. Event ids that are associated: ak16377282. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/07/17 / 2017-07-27 09:22:58 / July 27, 2017 @ 9:22 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 66 km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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