A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 39 km SW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (24 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:59:28 / 3:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.97 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us10006r9b. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13995468, us10006r9b. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/09/16 / 2016-09-16 14:59:28 / September 16, 2016 @ 2:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.9016 West, latitude 54.4964 North, depth = 20.97 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 39 km SW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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