A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 77 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (48 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/01/16 / 2016-01-29 08:06:25 / January 29, 2016 @ 8:06 am. Exact location of event, longitude -153.1964 West, latitude 59.7106 North, depth = 110.5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 110.5 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:06:25 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak12553151. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12553151.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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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: 77 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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