A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Saturday. Event id: ak020330d849. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020330d849. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 64.2 km (40 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 12:36:26 / March 7, 2020 @ 12:36 pm. The temblor was picked up at 02:36:26 / 2:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -152.3409° West, 59.6338° North, depth 64.2 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (28 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 32 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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