A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 98 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (61 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:00:51 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/18 / 2018-01-22 09:00:51 / January 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.4765 West, latitude 54.1599 North, depth = 6.7 km. Unique identifier: ak18158741. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18158741.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 98 km SE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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