A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fox River in Alaska. The temblor was reported at 07:28:40 / 7:28 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02093kqu48. Id of event: ak02093kqu48. Exact location, longitude -150.7394° West, latitude 60.119° North, depth = 39.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.5 km (25 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 07:28:40 / July 16, 2020 @ 7:28 am UTC/GMT.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer, Kenai, Sterling (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 31 km NNE of Fox River, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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