A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 31 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 20:10:49 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak13341108. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13341108. Exact location, longitude -177.756° West, latitude 51.738° North, depth = 66.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 66.1 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 05:10:49 / April 6, 2016 @ 5:10 am UTC/GMT.
Each 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 four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 31 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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