A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 125 km S of Chernabura Island, Alaska (78 miles). Event id: us2000clgc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18115514, us2000clgc. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -159.2552° West, 53.678° North. The temblor was detected at 16:00:49 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/01/18 / 2018-01-15 03:00:49 / January 15, 2018 @ 3:00 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 125 km S of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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