A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 75 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (47 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:13:29 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 22:13:29 / April 4, 2017 @ 10:13 pm. Exact location of event, depth 20.08 km, -176.4405° West, 51.2155° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.08 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10008fme. Event ids that are associated: ak15703521, us10008fme.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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