A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 146 km E of Chernabura Island, Alaska (91 miles). Unique identifier: us2000a1lb. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16242622, us2000a1lb. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.2871 West, latitude 54.9143 North, depth = 35.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 01:38:30 / July 1, 2017 @ 1:38 am. The temblor was picked up at 15:38:30 / 3:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.5 km (22 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 146 km E of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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