A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 30 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska (19 miles). Event id: ak14291219. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14291219. Global time and date of event 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 15:27:23 / October 27, 2016 @ 3:27 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -162.3455 West, latitude 55.3534 North, depth = 156 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:27:23 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 156 km (97 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 30 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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