A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 156 km S of False Pass, Alaska (97 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.1692 West, latitude 53.4494 North, depth = 26.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 13:41:06 / October 27, 2016 @ 1:41 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.9 km (17 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:41:06 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak14276908. Unique identifier: ak14276908.
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 fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 156 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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