A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 137 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (85 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/01/16 / 2016-01-04 01:11:40 / January 4, 2016 @ 1:11 am. The temblor was reported at 15:11:40 / 3:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.4972° West, latitude 55.1235° North, depth = 19.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.2 km (12 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12441425. Unique identifier: ak12441425.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 137 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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