A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Nanwalek in Alaska. Event id: ak020at0jk8z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qfhkz4, us6000bj7a, ak020at0jk8z. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:25:53 / 10:25 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.6 km (37 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/08/20 / 2020-08-22 22:25:53 / August 22, 2020 @ 10:25 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -152.4692° West, 59.51° North, depth 59.6 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 54 km (33 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Homer. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 35 km WNW of Nanwalek, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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