A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Clam Gulch in Alaska. Global time and date of event 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 06:37:28 / February 15, 2021 @ 6:37 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak021246ik2y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021246ik2y. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.1987 West, latitude 60.1503 North, depth = 34.9 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:37:28 / 6:37 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 34.9 km (22 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer, Sterling, Kenai. Epicenter of the earthquake was 30 km (19 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km SE of Clam Gulch, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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