A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 79 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (49 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.37 km (19 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15648702, us10008e30. Id of event: us10008e30. Global time and date of event 30/03/17 / 2017-03-30 19:30:14 / March 30, 2017 @ 7:30 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:30:14 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -160.6447 West, latitude 54.4536 North, depth = 31.37 km.
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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 79 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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