A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. Unique identifier: ak0193eem4u6. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0193eem4u6, us1000jg4g. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/19 / 2019-03-15 01:42:08 / March 15, 2019 @ 1:42 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 89.1 km (55 miles). Exact location of event, depth 89.1 km, -152.9204° West, 59.5643° North. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:42:08 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (48 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 65 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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