A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Happy Valley in Alaska on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/02/21 / 2021-02-27 03:00:49 / February 27, 2021 @ 3:00 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:00:49 / 3:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 90.4 km (56 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0212nyyj7t. Id of event: ak0212nyyj7t. Exact location of event, longitude -152.7117 West, latitude 60.0118 North, depth = 90.4 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. 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 eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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