A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 96.1 km (60 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019dp1ze2x. Id of event: ak019dp1ze2x. The temblor was picked up at 04:15:56 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 96.1 km, -152.9639° West, 59.7666° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 13:15:56 / October 25, 2019 @ 1:15 pm.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 81 km (50 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 quakes 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 sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 63 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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