A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 70 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:51:21 / 11:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 98.9 km, -153.0783° West, 59.8054° North. Unique identifier: ak12826977. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12826977. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 98.9 km (61 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/02/16 / 2016-02-15 20:51:21 / February 15, 2016 @ 8:51 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 70 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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