A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 66 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (41 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 10:40:50 / January 24, 2016 @ 10:40 am. Event id: ak12560164. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12560164. The temblor was detected at 01:40:50 / 1:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 107.8 km (67 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -153.009° West, 59.7859° North, depth 107.8 km.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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