A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 73.1 km, -152.2231° West, 59.6373° North. Unique identifier: ak0192zls549. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0192zls549. The temblor was detected at 20:46:57 / 8:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 73.1 km (45 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 06:46:57 / March 6, 2019 @ 6:46 am.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 38 km (24 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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