A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 101 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (63 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/11/17 / 2017-11-27 09:45:00 / November 27, 2017 @ 9:45 am. Unique identifier: ak17393239. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17393239. Exact location of event, depth 13.2 km, -162.8455° West, 53.9992° North. The temblor was picked up at 22:45:00 / 10:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.2 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 101 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska.
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