A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 120 km S of False Pass, Alaska (75 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15262717. Id of event: ak15262717. The temblor was picked up at 05:01:09 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/17 / 2017-02-13 16:01:09 / February 13, 2017 @ 4:01 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.7 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 9.7 km, -163.4488° West, 53.7711° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 120 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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