A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 129 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (80 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -157.6188 West, latitude 55.1104 North, depth = 0.1 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/09/16 / 2016-09-21 22:11:56 / September 21, 2016 @ 10:11 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:11:56 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak14010487. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14010487.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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