A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 157 km S of False Pass, Alaska (98 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15796010. Unique identifier: ak15796010. Exact location of event, longitude -162.9961 West, latitude 53.4614 North, depth = 14 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/04/17 / 2017-04-21 10:04:30 / April 21, 2017 @ 10:04 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 23:04:30 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 157 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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