A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 24.3 km (15 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.8857 West, latitude 57.0748 North, depth = 24.3 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425367. Id of event: ak13425367. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:02:39 / 10:02 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 10:02:39 / April 2, 2016 @ 10:02 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 was reported nearby.
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