A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (45 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 112 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 15:35:37 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12541951. Id of event: ak12541951. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 00:35:37 / January 28, 2016 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -153.1342° West, 59.6973° North, depth 112 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 73 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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