A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 186 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (116 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/17 / 2017-10-28 22:58:10 / October 28, 2017 @ 10:58 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.1 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17110350. Unique identifier: ak17110350. Exact location of earthquake, -161.0936° West, 53.3701° North, depth 5.1 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:58:10 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 186 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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