A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 85 km W of Atka, Alaska (53 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 86.8 km, -175.4414° West, 52.2723° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak11725085. Unique identifier: ak11725085. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 86.8 km (54 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/15 / 2015-09-27 19:41:04 / September 27, 2015 @ 7:41 pm. The temblor was reported at 10:41:04 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 85 km W of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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