A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 48 km S of Adak, Alaska (30 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:13:16 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/08/16 / 2016-08-28 00:13:16 / August 28, 2016 @ 12:13 am. Unique identifier: ak13881145. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13881145. The epicenter was at a depth of 39.3 km (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.765° West, 51.4496° North, depth 39.3 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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