A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 86 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (53 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 114.3 km (71 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/02/16 / 2016-02-04 23:20:27 / February 4, 2016 @ 11:20 pm. Event id: ak12683476. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004xyb, ak12683476. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.3441 West, latitude 59.6448 North, depth = 114.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:20:27 / 2:20 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and four and in the last 365 days two hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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