A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 160 km S of False Pass, Alaska (99 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 07:27:44 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15775576, us10008kub. Unique identifier: us10008kub. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -163.3225° West, 53.4087° North. Global time and date of event 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 18:27:44 / April 17, 2017 @ 6:27 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 160 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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