A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km ESE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (50 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -158.3962° West, 54.4999° North, depth 17.58 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13521020, us10005h0z. Unique identifier: us10005h0z. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.58 km (11 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:52:17 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/05/16 / 2016-05-06 14:52:17 / May 6, 2016 @ 2:52 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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