A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 65 km SE of Adak, Alaska (40 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.75 km (23 miles). Exact location, longitude -175.9256° West, latitude 51.503° North, depth = 37.75 km. Unique identifier: us20005h45. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13225261, us20005h45. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 04:27:34 / April 2, 2016 @ 4:27 am. The temblor was detected at 16:27:34 / 4:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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