A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 84 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (52 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -176.3024° West, latitude 51.1499° North, depth = 15.6 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.6 km (10 miles). Event id: ak15689959. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15689959. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 06:56:55 / April 5, 2017 @ 6:56 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 18:56:55 / 6:56 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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