A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 40 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska (25 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:58:06 / 4:58 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20005adq. Event ids that are associated: ak12988568, us20005adq. Exact location, longitude -160.1786° West, latitude 54.8528° North, depth = 25.56 km. Global time and date of event 17/03/16 / 2016-03-17 00:58:06 / March 17, 2016 @ 12:58 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.56 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 40 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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