A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 116 km S of False Pass, Alaska (72 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.1476 West, latitude 53.8183 North, depth = 13.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/01/17 / 2017-01-26 00:37:11 / January 26, 2017 @ 12:37 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.6 km (8 miles). Unique identifier: us20008ft6. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15160704, us20008ft6. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:37:11 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 116 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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