A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 71 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (44 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 12:46:49 / January 24, 2016 @ 12:46 pm. Exact location, longitude -153.097° West, latitude 59.7751° North, depth = 105.8 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 105.8 km (66 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 03:46:49 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12498193. Unique identifier: ak12498193.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 71 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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