A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 133 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (83 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:46:14 / 8:46 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20005b50. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12976963, us20005b50. Exact location, longitude -161.3458° West, latitude 54.1948° North, depth = 26.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.2 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/16 / 2016-03-14 19:46:14 / March 14, 2016 @ 7:46 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seventy-eight 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 133 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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