A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 11:56:39 / October 27, 2016 @ 11:56 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 11:56:39 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14291172. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14291172. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.2152 West, latitude 53.4581 North, depth = 25.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.4 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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