A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 207 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (129 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 00:45:04 / January 18, 2016 @ 12:45 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:45:04 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10004fxx. Event ids that are associated: ak12477486, us10004fxx. Exact location, longitude -160.6605° West, latitude 53.037° North, depth = 29.01 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.01 km (18 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 207 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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