A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 59 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.1278° West, 51.427° North, depth 37.95 km. Event id: us10005cyq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13491994, us10005cyq. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:40:46 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 00:40:46 / April 24, 2016 @ 12:40 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.95 km (24 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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