A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 31 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 64.6 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/10/15 / 2015-10-11 17:41:49 / October 11, 2015 @ 5:41 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak11736801. Unique identifier: ak11736801. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:41:49 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 64.6 km, -177.7374° West, 51.7466° North.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 31 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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