A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 151 km S of False Pass, Alaska (94 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15.46 km, -163.2314° West, 53.491° North. The temblor was reported at 21:14:42 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/12/17 / 2017-12-01 08:14:42 / December 1, 2017 @ 8:14 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.46 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17415377, us1000blv6. Id of event: us1000blv6.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 151 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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