A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 26 km S of Larsen Bay, Alaska (16 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15641843. Unique identifier: ak15641843. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:16:21 / 7:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 04:16:21 / March 27, 2017 @ 4:16 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -154.0279 West, latitude 57.304 North, depth = 42.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 42.4 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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