A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (42 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 101.3 km (63 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 07:02:01 / 7:02 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12500019. Unique identifier: ak12500019. Exact location, longitude -153.0415° West, latitude 59.7827° North, depth = 101.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 16:02:01 / January 24, 2016 @ 4:02 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-one, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 67 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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