A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Cohoe in Alaska. Exact location of earthquake, -151.3629° West, 60.1599° North, depth 25.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/01/19 / 2019-01-07 12:46:32 / January 7, 2019 @ 12:46 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:46:32 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bs6k76. Id of event: ak019bs6k76.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer, Sterling, Kenai. Earthquake epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 23 km S of Cohoe, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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