A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 147 km S of False Pass, Alaska (91 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 13:01:29 / October 27, 2016 @ 1:01 pm. Exact location of event, depth 21.1 km, -163.2733° West, 53.5305° North. The temblor was picked up at 02:01:29 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14276721. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14276721. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.1 km (13 miles).
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 was reported nearby. 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.
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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: 147 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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