A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes Alaska Peninsula (0 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.4 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -157.6591 West, latitude 57.131 North, depth = 5.4 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 07:51:53 / April 2, 2016 @ 7:51 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425344. Id of event: ak13425344. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:51:53 / 7:51 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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