A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 151 km S of False Pass, Alaska (94 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14276656. Id of event: ak14276656. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.2075 West, latitude 53.494 North, depth = 25.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 12:29:21 / October 27, 2016 @ 12:29 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:29:21 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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 twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 151 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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