A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 131 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (81 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/18 / 2018-05-27 07:58:01 / May 27, 2018 @ 7:58 am. Exact location of event, longitude -164.2439 West, latitude 53.3715 North, depth = 34.6 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.6 km (21 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:58:01 / 8:58 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000ecwx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ecwx.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 131 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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