A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 135 km S of False Pass, Alaska (84 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:31:39 / 6:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -163.4598° West, latitude 53.6344° North, depth = 80.51 km. Unique identifier: us60003rtg. Ids that are associated to the event: us60003rtg. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/05/19 / 2019-05-24 17:31:39 / May 24, 2019 @ 5:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 80.51 km (50 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 135 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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