A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 67 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (42 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 101.4 km (63 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 15:23:34 / January 24, 2016 @ 3:23 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:23:34 / 6:23 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12499451. Id of event: ak12499451. Exact location of event, longitude -153.0244 West, latitude 59.8159 North, depth = 101.4 km.
Each 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 67 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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