A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 71 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (44 miles). Unique identifier: ak12541964. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12541964. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 01:31:11 / January 28, 2016 @ 1:31 am. Exact location of earthquake, -153.0971° West, 59.7318° North, depth 106.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:31:11 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 106.3 km (66 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fifty-seven, in the past 30 days sixty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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