A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (43 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 10:13:01 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/04/17 / 2017-04-06 22:13:01 / April 6, 2017 @ 10:13 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.8 km (17 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.3595 West, latitude 51.2705 North, depth = 26.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15702937. Unique identifier: ak15702937.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five 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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