A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 135 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (84 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.9233 West, latitude 53.6075 North, depth = 35 km. Global time and date of event 27/10/19 / 2019-10-27 12:02:17 / October 27, 2019 @ 12:02 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us600063kd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600063kd. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:02:17 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 135 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska.
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