A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 183 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (114 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -161.0979° West, 53.4046° North. Global time and date of event 28/10/17 / 2017-10-28 22:58:07 / October 28, 2017 @ 10:58 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:58:07 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak17110350, us1000b039. Unique identifier: us1000b039.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 183 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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