A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 73 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (45 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -153.1345° West, 59.793° North, depth 98.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12500641. Unique identifier: ak12500641. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 98.6 km (61 miles). Global time and date of event 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 17:07:16 / January 24, 2016 @ 5:07 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 08:07:16 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 73 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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