A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 192 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (119 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -162.0123° West, 53.3278° North. Global time and date of event 22/08/17 / 2017-08-22 00:35:57 / August 22, 2017 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16750651, us2000adxg. Unique identifier: us2000adxg. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:35:57 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 192 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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