A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 25 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (16 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 13:19:29 / 1:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 58.1 km (36 miles). Id of earthquake: ak14015014. Event ids that are associated: ak14015014. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/16 / 2016-09-22 22:19:29 / September 22, 2016 @ 10:19 pm. Exact location of event, depth 58.1 km, -176.515° West, 51.6698° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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