A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 213 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (132 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/04/17 / 2017-04-08 18:29:09 / April 8, 2017 @ 6:29 pm. Exact location, longitude -162.656° West, latitude 52.984° North, depth = 1 km. The temblor was reported at 07:29:09 / 7:29 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15743817. Id of event: ak15743817.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen 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. 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: 213 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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