A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 97 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 07:10:47 / January 30, 2016 @ 7:10 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12568002, us20004yj5. Unique identifier: us20004yj5. The temblor was reported at 20:10:47 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.9 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 19.9 km, -161.4165° West, 54.6362° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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