A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:23:51 / 4:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak12439697. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12439697. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.1 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/01/16 / 2016-01-06 04:23:51 / January 6, 2016 @ 4:23 am. Exact location of earthquake, -166.9548° West, 52.1749° North, depth 17.1 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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