A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Nanwalek in Alaska on Friday. The temblor was reported at 15:45:08 / 3:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.34 km (31 miles). Event id: us6000b7gz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b7gz. Exact location, longitude -151.9911° West, latitude 59.3818° North, depth = 49.34 km. Global time and date of event 31/07/20 / 2020-07-31 15:45:08 / July 31, 2020 @ 3:45 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
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 fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km NW of Nanwalek, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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