A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 74 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (46 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:56:52 / 1:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.15 km (19 miles). Event id: us10008hmt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15703981, us10008hmt. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/17 / 2017-04-08 01:56:52 / April 8, 2017 @ 1:56 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.0437 West, latitude 50.5939 North, depth = 31.15 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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