A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (43 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -153.4556° West, 59.9605° North, depth 133.9 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 133.9 km (83 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12532552. Id of event: ak12532552. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/01/16 / 2016-01-27 07:48:36 / January 27, 2016 @ 7:48 am. The temblor was reported at 22:48:36 / 10:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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