A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 139 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (86 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 16:53:12 / April 4, 2017 @ 4:53 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15703466, us10008flq. Id of event: us10008flq. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.17 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -162.7999° West, 53.6479° North, depth 25.17 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:53:12 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 139 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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