A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 51 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 00:29:37 / 12:29 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.57 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d7d9. Id of event: us2000d7d9. Exact location, longitude -159.9279° West, latitude 54.3774° North, depth = 17.57 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 11:29:37 / February 24, 2018 @ 11:29 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 51 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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