A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km W of Willow, Alaska (70 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/16 / 2016-02-15 02:08:18 / February 15, 2016 @ 2:08 am. Exact location, longitude -152.1713° West, latitude 61.8278° North, depth = 109.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 109.3 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 17:08:18 / 5:08 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak12820116. Event ids that are associated: ak12820116.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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