A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (40 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -152.9799° West, latitude 59.8398° North, depth = 100.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 100.6 km (63 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12870274. Unique identifier: ak12870274. The temblor was detected at 05:39:10 / 5:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/02/16 / 2016-02-23 14:39:10 / February 23, 2016 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 64 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska.
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