A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (45 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 14:52:21 / 2:52 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 32.8 km (20 miles). Exact location, longitude -160.5931° West, latitude 54.5039° North, depth = 32.8 km. Unique identifier: ak13339209. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13339209. Global time and date of event 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 01:52:21 / April 6, 2016 @ 1:52 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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