A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 251 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (156 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:55:03 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -162.6047 West, latitude 52.6407 North, depth = 50.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.3 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak16427625. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16427625. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/08/17 / 2017-08-04 01:55:03 / August 4, 2017 @ 1:55 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 251 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska.
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