A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 221 km S of False Pass, Alaska (137 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -162.8637° West, 52.8865° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:54:01 / 8:54 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000j8jm. Event ids that are associated: ak019sfrpx5, us2000j8jm. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/01/19 / 2019-01-17 19:54:01 / January 17, 2019 @ 7:54 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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