A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 46 km SE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (29 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16413802. Unique identifier: ak16413802. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:01:37 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/08/17 / 2017-08-03 05:01:37 / August 3, 2017 @ 5:01 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 97 km, -179.955° West, 51.6364° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 97 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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