A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 79 km ENE of Akutan, Alaska (49 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 11:14:27 / 11:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 20:14:27 / April 1, 2017 @ 8:14 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 79.92 km (50 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -164.6525° West, 54.4098° North, depth 79.92 km. Event id: us10008fc3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15657605, us10008fc3.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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