A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 64 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (40 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.8 km (34 miles). Id of earthquake: ak12473646. Event ids that are associated: ak12473646. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/01/16 / 2016-01-16 20:39:53 / January 16, 2016 @ 8:39 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -155.0586° West, 57.5472° North, depth 54.8 km. The temblor was detected at 11:39:53 / 11:39 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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