A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 162 km S of False Pass, Alaska (101 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/03/19 / 2019-03-16 14:17:26 / March 16, 2019 @ 2:17 pm. Id of earthquake: ak0193g9qtfj. Event ids that are associated: ak0193g9qtfj. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.6 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 22.6 km, -163.532° West, 53.3901° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:17:26 / 3:17 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 162 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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