A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 163 km S of False Pass, Alaska (101 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.5442 West, latitude 53.3821 North, depth = 9.3 km. Id of earthquake: ak0196aq7pbz. Event ids that are associated: ak0196aq7pbz. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/19 / 2019-05-17 09:38:46 / May 17, 2019 @ 9:38 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:38:46 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 163 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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