A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 147 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (91 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15680992, us10008fln. Unique identifier: us10008fln. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.6 km (15 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.8079 West, latitude 53.5736 North, depth = 23.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:14:52 / 5:14 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 16:14:52 / April 4, 2017 @ 4:14 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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