A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 236 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (147 miles). Exact location, longitude -162.1937° West, latitude 52.8517° North, depth = 2.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:38:02 / 3:38 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak019dgt0wip. Event ids that are associated: ak019dgt0wip. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/19 / 2019-10-20 14:38:02 / October 20, 2019 @ 2:38 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 236 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska.
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