A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 90 km SSW of Homer, Alaska (56 miles). Event id: ak18688342. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18688342. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:43:40 / 11:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 64.9 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -152.1437° West, latitude 58.8936° North, depth = 64.9 km. Global time and date of event 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 09:43:40 / March 12, 2018 @ 9:43 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 90 km SSW of Homer, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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