A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 80 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (50 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:26:07 / 4:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.9842° West, 54.1044° North, depth 5.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/11/16 / 2016-11-15 03:26:07 / November 15, 2016 @ 3:26 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.6 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak14364627. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14364627.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-eight 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 80 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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