A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Homer in Alaska. Event id: ak01972vkrrd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01972vkrrd. Exact location of earthquake, -151.9583° West, 59.0791° North, depth 61.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 61.6 km (38 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 11:44:59 / June 3, 2019 @ 11:44 am UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:44:59 / 2:44 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 67 km (42 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 66 km SSW of Homer, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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