A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 56 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (35 miles). Unique identifier: us10007w8r. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15142379, us10007w8r. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.19 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/17 / 2017-01-24 08:09:10 / January 24, 2017 @ 8:09 am. Exact location of event, depth 20.19 km, -163.2365° West, 54.3527° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:09:10 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 56 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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