A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 86 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (53 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/07/15 / 2015-07-27 05:00:54 / July 27, 2015 @ 5:00 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.3 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 18:00:54 / 6:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.3479 West, latitude 52.2157 North, depth = 36.3 km. Event id: ak11657439. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11657439.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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