A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 81 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (50 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008sh5. Id of event: us10008sh5. Exact location, longitude -162.7947° West, latitude 54.2113° North, depth = 27.76 km. The temblor was reported at 17:28:09 / 5:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.76 km (17 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/17 / 2017-05-15 02:28:09 / May 15, 2017 @ 2:28 am UTC/GMT.
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 five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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