A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 71 kilometers (44 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Thursday. Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 07:32:36 / March 9, 2018 @ 7:32 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.0995 West, latitude 59.7949 North, depth = 101.5 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Anchor Point in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 101.5 km (63 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18640362, at00p5bbmb. Unique identifier: ak18640362. The temblor was picked up at 22:32:36 / 10:32 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer. The epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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