A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 97 km SSW of Shishmaref, Alaska (60 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15.4 km, -166.7861° West, 65.4333° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16155132. Unique identifier: ak16155132. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.4 km (10 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/06/17 / 2017-06-01 21:01:04 / June 1, 2017 @ 9:01 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:01:04 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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