A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 121 km S of False Pass, Alaska (75 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18842855. Unique identifier: ak18842855. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 14:39:17 / March 30, 2018 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -163.1464° West, latitude 53.7669° North, depth = 4.8 km. The temblor was picked up at 03:39:17 / 3:39 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 121 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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