A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (41 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 15:24:15 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 00:24:15 / January 25, 2016 @ 12:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -153.0137° West, 59.7588° North, depth 95.5 km. Event id: ak12502643. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12502643, us10004gxl. The epicenter was at a depth of 95.5 km (59 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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