A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 26 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska (16 miles). Unique identifier: ak16876658. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16876658. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:51:34 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/09/17 / 2017-09-22 07:51:34 / September 22, 2017 @ 7:51 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.1 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.9627° West, 54.8161° North, depth 3.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 26 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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