A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 123 km NW of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/04/16 / 2016-04-16 12:19:12 / April 16, 2016 @ 12:19 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 01:19:12 / 1:19 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 235.1 km (146 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -161.6614 West, latitude 56.2361 North, depth = 235.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13491063. Unique identifier: ak13491063.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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