A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 187 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (116 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -162.0313° West, 53.3753° North, depth 33.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/17 / 2017-10-22 10:28:05 / October 22, 2017 @ 10:28 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17105425, us1000axvb. Unique identifier: us1000axvb. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.8 km (21 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:28:05 / 11:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 187 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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