A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (46 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 108 km (67 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.1567 West, latitude 59.748 North, depth = 108 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 16:30:40 / January 24, 2016 @ 4:30 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak12500068. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12500068. The temblor was reported at 07:30:40 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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.
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