A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 197 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (122 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:27:36 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 28.63 km (18 miles). Event id: us10004c9w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12447367, us10004c9w. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/01/16 / 2016-01-03 09:27:36 / January 3, 2016 @ 9:27 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 28.63 km, -160.9461° West, 53.211° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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: 197 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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