A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 146 km S of False Pass, Alaska (91 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/12/16 / 2016-12-13 07:49:35 / December 13, 2016 @ 7:49 am. Exact location of earthquake, -163.4296° West, 53.5378° North, depth 24.15 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.15 km (15 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:49:35 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us200081px. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14742097, us200081px.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 146 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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