A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 119 km SSW of False Pass, Alaska (74 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:20:25 / 4:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/04/20 / 2020-04-15 15:20:25 / April 15, 2020 @ 3:20 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -163.8879 West, latitude 53.8117 North, depth = 27.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.4 km (17 miles). Event id: us7000991m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0204vk0mpu, us7000991m.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 119 km SSW of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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