A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska. The temblor was picked up at 18:06:41 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 107 km (66 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/07/20 / 2020-07-17 18:06:41 / July 17, 2020 @ 6:06 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02095ep8l8. Unique identifier: ak02095ep8l8. Exact location of event, longitude -152.8829 West, latitude 59.9994 North, depth = 107 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 84 km (52 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-two 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: 63 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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