A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (78 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 11:03:06 / 11:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak17366168. Unique identifier: ak17366168. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.6977 West, latitude 55.1539 North, depth = 0 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/11/17 / 2017-11-21 22:03:06 / November 21, 2017 @ 10:03 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 126 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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