A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 151 km S of False Pass, Alaska (94 miles). Exact location, longitude -163.1607° West, latitude 53.5007° North, depth = 23.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.1 km (14 miles). Unique identifier: ak14276917. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14276917. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 13:51:05 / October 27, 2016 @ 1:51 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:51:05 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter).
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-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 151 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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