A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 154 km S of False Pass, Alaska (96 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.1 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 21.1 km, -163.1956° West, 53.4726° North. The temblor was detected at 01:08:44 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14276486. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14276486. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 12:08:44 / October 27, 2016 @ 12:08 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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