A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 156 km S of False Pass, Alaska (97 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.1867 West, latitude 53.453 North, depth = 22.5 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:09:32 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak14276490. Unique identifier: ak14276490. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/16 / 2016-10-27 12:09:32 / October 27, 2016 @ 12:09 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.5 km (14 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 156 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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