A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 112 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (70 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -163.0241° West, 53.8694° North, depth 2 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:38:26 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 2 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16535774. Unique identifier: ak16535774. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/08/17 / 2017-08-16 07:38:26 / August 16, 2017 @ 7:38 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 four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 112 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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