A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 152 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (94 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.8051 West, latitude 53.8551 North, depth = 25.8 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:38:56 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/09/16 / 2016-09-20 11:38:56 / September 20, 2016 @ 11:38 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.8 km (16 miles). Unique identifier: ak14004004. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14004004.
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 ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 152 km SE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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