A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 84 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska (52 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:34:54 / 9:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -153.2605 West, latitude 59.5569 North, depth = 104.1 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13605163. Id of event: ak13605163. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 104.1 km (65 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/05/16 / 2016-05-23 17:34:54 / May 23, 2016 @ 5:34 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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