A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 116 km S of Adak, Alaska (72 miles) on Monday. Event id: ak15988470. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15988470. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 15:59:01 / May 8, 2017 @ 3:59 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:59:01 / 3:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.8747 West, latitude 50.8432 North, depth = 37.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.3 km (23 miles).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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