A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km S of False Pass, Alaska (42 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 68.61 km (43 miles). Exact location, longitude -163.2609° West, latitude 54.2555° North, depth = 68.61 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15887903, us10008se2. Id of event: us10008se2. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/05/17 / 2017-05-03 14:35:10 / May 3, 2017 @ 2:35 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:35:10 / 3:35 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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