A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 199 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (124 miles). Id of earthquake: ak15819514. Event ids that are associated: ak15819514. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:29:10 / 4:29 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.7 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -160.6224° West, latitude 53.1083° North, depth = 8.7 km. Global time and date of event 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 03:29:10 / April 17, 2017 @ 3:29 am 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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