A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 70 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:47:01 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 11:47:01 / January 24, 2016 @ 11:47 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 110.6 km (69 miles). Exact location of event, depth 110.6 km, -153.093° West, 59.7546° North. Id of earthquake: ak12497525. Event ids that are associated: ak12497525.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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