A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (43 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 11:40:13 / January 24, 2016 @ 11:40 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 101.3 km (63 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:40:13 / 2:40 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak12497506. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12497506. Exact location of event, depth 101.3 km, -153.0729° West, 59.8053° North.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five 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.
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