A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 70 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (43 miles). Unique identifier: ak12501938. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12501938. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.0849 West, latitude 59.7658 North, depth = 103.3 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:08:50 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 103.3 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 20:08:50 / January 24, 2016 @ 8:08 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 70 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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