A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 195 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (121 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: ak12477486. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12477486. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.9 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 00:45:07 / January 18, 2016 @ 12:45 am. The temblor was picked up at 13:45:07 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -160.7366° West, 53.1729° North, depth 36.9 km.
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 195 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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