A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 75 km E of Adak, Alaska (47 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14188467. Id of event: ak14188467. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/16 / 2016-10-06 21:43:27 / October 6, 2016 @ 9:43 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:43:27 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 62.9 km, -175.5639° West, 51.8404° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 62.9 km (39 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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