A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 71 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (44 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12498841. Unique identifier: ak12498841. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 14:24:40 / January 24, 2016 @ 2:24 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 102.5 km (64 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:24:40 / 5:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -153.0985° West, 59.7729° North, depth 102.5 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 71 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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