A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:34:18 / 5:34 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/08/17 / 2017-08-04 05:34:18 / August 4, 2017 @ 5:34 am. Id of earthquake: ak16430060. Event ids that are associated: ak16430060. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -160.1348 West, latitude 54.6839 North, depth = 5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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