A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 210 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (130 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.5 km (15 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15499235. Unique identifier: ak15499235. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/03/17 / 2017-03-15 17:20:21 / March 15, 2017 @ 5:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 06:20:21 / 6:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -161.3006° West, 53.2034° North, depth 23.5 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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