A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km NE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (29 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 49.89 km (31 miles). Unique identifier: us20008k4d. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15276283, us20008k4d. Exact location of earthquake, -159.044° West, 55.0788° North, depth 49.89 km. The temblor was detected at 05:53:57 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/02/17 / 2017-02-09 16:53:57 / February 9, 2017 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-three 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 46 km NE of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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