A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 56 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (35 miles). Event id: us20008j49. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15216971, us20008j49. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 91.4 km (57 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:28:44 / 10:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 179.4917° East, latitude 51.4469° North, depth = 91.4 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/02/17 / 2017-02-06 20:28:44 / February 6, 2017 @ 8:28 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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