A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 101 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (63 miles). Event id: us10006gci. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006gci. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.03 West, latitude 53.967 North, depth = 33.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.2 km (21 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:22:49 / 7:22 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/08/16 / 2016-08-18 06:22:49 / August 18, 2016 @ 6:22 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 101 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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