A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 88 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (55 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -160.7613 West, latitude 54.4035 North, depth = 4.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 10:17:10 / April 12, 2018 @ 10:17 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19232533. Unique identifier: ak19232533. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:17:10 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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