A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 162 km S of False Pass, Alaska (101 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.8 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -163.5487° West, latitude 53.3964° North, depth = 30.8 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/17 / 2017-03-12 14:32:32 / March 12, 2017 @ 2:32 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:32:32 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20008sdt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15472338, us20008sdt.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 162 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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