A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 196 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (122 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/03/17 / 2017-03-30 22:54:15 / March 30, 2017 @ 10:54 pm. Exact location, longitude -160.8875° West, latitude 53.2023° North, depth = 35.4 km. Unique identifier: us10008dew. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15649326, us10008dew. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.4 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:54:15 / 11:54 am (local time epicenter).
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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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