A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 62 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (39 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16257605, us100096ss. Unique identifier: us100096ss. Exact location of event, depth 45.41 km, -177.1518° West, 51.4111° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/07/17 / 2017-07-05 00:36:50 / July 5, 2017 @ 12:36 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.41 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:36:50 / 12:36 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 ten and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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