A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 34 km S of Chirikof Island, Alaska (21 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/11/16 / 2016-11-17 01:18:31 / November 17, 2016 @ 1:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:18:31 / 4:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.6093° West, latitude 55.5113° North, depth = 34 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34 km (21 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak14361979. Unique identifier: ak14361979.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 34 km S of Chirikof Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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