A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 74 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (46 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 13:37:57 / January 24, 2016 @ 1:37 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12498267. Id of event: ak12498267. The epicenter was at a depth of 103.4 km (64 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.1529 West, latitude 59.7524 North, depth = 103.4 km. The temblor was reported at 04:37:57 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 74 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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