A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SSW of Homer, Alaska (60 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: ak019d5an9v1. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019d5an9v1. Exact location of event, longitude -152.391 West, latitude 58.8958 North, depth = 30.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 18:38:32 / October 13, 2019 @ 6:38 pm. The temblor was detected at 08:38:32 / 8:38 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.6 km (19 miles).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 96 km SSW of Homer, Alaska.
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