A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (61 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 09:25:45 / 9:25 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000atgn. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000atgn. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.8788 West, latitude 54.0206 North, depth = 7.37 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.37 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/17 / 2017-10-17 20:25:45 / October 17, 2017 @ 8:25 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 98 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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