A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 2 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.1217° West, 51.8629° North, depth 4.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:06:02 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak11742870. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11742870. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.4 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/15 / 2015-10-19 04:06:02 / October 19, 2015 @ 4:06 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 2 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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