A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 31 km E of Chernabura Island, Alaska (19 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/09/15 / 2015-09-05 10:09:13 / September 5, 2015 @ 10:09 am. Exact location, longitude -159.0742° West, latitude 54.8199° North, depth = 13 km. Event id: us20003gtj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11692819, us20003gtj. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 02:09:13 / 2:09 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 31 km E of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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