A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 83 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (52 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -153.2196° West, latitude 59.6585° North, depth = 121.8 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 121.8 km (76 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:00:32 / 3:00 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10004r7k, ak12857580, at00o2tk0u. Unique identifier: ak12857580. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/16 / 2016-02-20 00:00:32 / February 20, 2016 @ 12:00 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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