A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 123 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us20005h6m, ak13228369. Unique identifier: us20005h6m. Exact location of event, depth 24.1 km, -161.2952° West, 54.3235° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 06:32:04 / April 2, 2016 @ 6:32 am. The temblor was detected at 19:32:04 / 7:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.1 km (15 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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