A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (56 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 15:21:15 / September 3, 2016 @ 3:21 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13897669, us10006pkz. Unique identifier: us10006pkz. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.3 km (19 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:21:15 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -175.5659° West, latitude 51.4313° North, depth = 31.3 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 five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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