A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 106 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska (66 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 36.2 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/02/16 / 2016-02-12 19:57:38 / February 12, 2016 @ 7:57 pm. The temblor was reported at 08:57:38 / 8:57 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak12802523. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12802523. Exact location of earthquake, -172.2861° West, 51.7756° North, depth 36.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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