A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 165 km S of False Pass, Alaska (103 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak11697068, us20003kba. Unique identifier: us20003kba. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.5234 West, latitude 53.3684 North, depth = 25.6 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:21:12 / 8:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/09/15 / 2015-09-09 19:21:12 / September 9, 2015 @ 7:21 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 165 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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