A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 62 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (39 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 21:32:26 / April 29, 2016 @ 9:32 pm. Exact location of event, depth 101 km, -152.9306° West, 59.8496° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13504014. Id of event: ak13504014. The temblor was reported at 13:32:26 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 101 km (63 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-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.
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