A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (46 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 07:02:36 / 7:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 99.3 km, -153.1545° West, 59.8056° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 99.3 km (62 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12500023. Id of event: ak12500023. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 16:02:36 / January 24, 2016 @ 4:02 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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