A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (43 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/02/16 / 2016-02-01 08:30:53 / February 1, 2016 @ 8:30 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -153.072 West, latitude 59.7828 North, depth = 99.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12610998. Unique identifier: ak12610998. The epicenter was at a depth of 99.3 km (62 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:30:53 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eighty-five, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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