A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 124 km W of Gustavus, Alaska (77 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -137.8377 West, latitude 58.241 North, depth = 1 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:20:21 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13428440, us20005hk9. Unique identifier: us20005hk9. Global time and date of event 12/04/16 / 2016-04-12 19:20:21 / April 12, 2016 @ 7:20 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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