A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.7 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 07:59:15 / 7:59 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak13425345. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425345. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.7734 West, latitude 57.2095 North, depth = 10.7 km. Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 07:59:15 / April 2, 2016 @ 7:59 am UTC/GMT.
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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