A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 9 km NNE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.5195° West, latitude 54.8731° North, depth = 19.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12866948. Unique identifier: ak12866948. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/16 / 2016-02-22 18:07:55 / February 22, 2016 @ 6:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.1 km (12 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:07:55 / 9:07 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 9 km NNE of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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