A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 79 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (49 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 101.4 km (63 miles). Id of earthquake: ak12496977. Event ids that are associated: ak12496977. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:17:46 / 2:17 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 11:17:46 / January 24, 2016 @ 11:17 am. Exact location of event, longitude -153.2424 West, latitude 59.7061 North, depth = 101.4 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 79 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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