A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/15 / 2015-10-24 20:20:35 / October 24, 2015 @ 8:20 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:20:35 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -160.4574° West, latitude 54.7064° North, depth = 11.1 km. Event id: ak11748095. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11748095.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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