A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 66 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (41 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12521876. Unique identifier: ak12521876. The temblor was reported at 02:01:44 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/16 / 2016-01-26 11:01:44 / January 26, 2016 @ 11:01 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.0157 West, latitude 59.7759 North, depth = 105.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105.9 km (66 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 66 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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