A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. Event id: ak020332mj0u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020332mj0u. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 89.5 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:15:58 / 7:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 89.5 km, -152.7041° West, 59.8943° North. Global time and date of event 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 16:15:58 / March 7, 2020 @ 4:15 pm UTC/GMT.
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). Earthquake epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 50 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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