A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km S of False Pass, Alaska (60 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.2347 West, latitude 53.9863 North, depth = 41 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:57:50 / 4:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16566551. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16566551. Global time and date of event 19/08/17 / 2017-08-19 03:57:50 / August 19, 2017 @ 3:57 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41 km (25 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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