A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 113 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (70 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: ak13993391. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13993391. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/16 / 2016-09-15 20:13:10 / September 15, 2016 @ 8:13 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -164.1961° West, 53.7192° North, depth 40 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:13:10 / 9:13 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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