A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 87 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (54 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:52:06 / 7:52 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 07:52:06 / April 5, 2017 @ 7:52 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak15690730. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15690730. Exact location of event, longitude -176.2403 West, latitude 51.1384 North, depth = 25.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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