A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (42 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 14:35:48 / January 25, 2016 @ 2:35 pm. Unique identifier: ak12510621. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12510621. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 102.1 km (63 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -153.0231° West, latitude 59.8274° North, depth = 102.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:35:48 / 5:35 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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