Alaska Feels Continued Rumblings

Earthquake location 59.8373S, -152.4131W

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Anchor Point in Alaska on Thursday. Global time and date of event 18/01/19 / 2019-01-18 05:46:33 / January 18, 2019 @ 5:46 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak019tuxcfm. Event ids that are associated: ak019tuxcfm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 75.3 km (47 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:46:33 / 8:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -152.4131° West, 59.8373° North, depth 75.3 km.

The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Homer (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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