A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 89 km SSW of Shishmaref, Alaska (55 miles). Event id: ak16155111. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16155111. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:03:36 / 11:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/06/17 / 2017-06-01 20:03:36 / June 1, 2017 @ 8:03 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -166.7172 West, latitude 65.4953 North, depth = 9.6 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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