A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (63 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 19:26:47 / April 28, 2017 @ 7:26 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15826094, us10008pxh. Id of event: us10008pxh. Exact location of event, longitude -162.5145 West, latitude 54.1016 North, depth = 38.69 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:26:47 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.69 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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