A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 140 km SW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (87 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13031908, us20005bi1. Unique identifier: us20005bi1. Global time and date of event 21/03/16 / 2016-03-21 14:14:58 / March 21, 2016 @ 2:14 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:14:58 / 3:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.07 km (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.1583 West, latitude 53.9359 North, depth = 26.07 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 140 km SW of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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