A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 104 km S of False Pass, Alaska (65 miles). Event id: us2000abau. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16566551, us2000abau. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.17 km (21 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:57:50 / 4:57 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/08/17 / 2017-08-19 03:57:50 / August 19, 2017 @ 3:57 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 34.17 km, -163.1306° West, 53.9275° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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