A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 88 km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (55 miles) on Sunday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:06:40 / 4:06 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/08/17 / 2017-08-27 13:06:40 / August 27, 2017 @ 1:06 pm. Exact location, longitude -153.5721° West, latitude 59.3381° North, depth = 112.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 112.3 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16705333. Id of event: ak16705333.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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