A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 71 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (44 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/16 / 2016-01-26 23:55:44 / January 26, 2016 @ 11:55 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 104 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12529115. Unique identifier: ak12529115. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.1076 West, latitude 59.7577 North, depth = 104 km. The temblor was reported at 14:55:44 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days sixty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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