A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 130 km S of False Pass, Alaska (81 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/16 / 2016-10-28 01:53:27 / October 28, 2016 @ 1:53 am. Exact location of event, longitude -163.4987 West, latitude 53.6781 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:53:27 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14279718, us10007419. Id of event: us10007419.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 130 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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