A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 72 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (45 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 10:45:08 / January 24, 2016 @ 10:45 am. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:45:08 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak12560168. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12560168. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 105.5 km (66 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -153.1167° West, 59.7813° North, depth 105.5 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 72 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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