A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Homer in Alaska on Friday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:01:25 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.9 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 16:01:25 / March 9, 2018 @ 4:01 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -151.2816 West, latitude 59.3888 North, depth = 32.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak18647217. Event ids that are associated: ak18647217.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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