A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 95 km S of Adak, Alaska (59 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15685256, us10008fmt. Id of event: us10008fmt. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:44:40 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.4176° West, 51.0337° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 22:44:40 / April 4, 2017 @ 10:44 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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