A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska (58 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 85.9 km (53 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12114184. Unique identifier: ak12114184. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:33:15 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/12/15 / 2015-12-03 06:33:15 / December 3, 2015 @ 6:33 am. Exact location of event, longitude -153.202 West, latitude 59.2909 North, depth = 85.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 94 km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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