A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (46 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 11:52:07 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.17 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16689998, us2000ac4l. Id of event: us2000ac4l. Exact location, longitude -160.6487° West, latitude 54.5721° North, depth = 6.17 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/08/17 / 2017-08-26 22:52:07 / August 26, 2017 @ 10:52 pm.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 74 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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