A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 19 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (12 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15177317. Id of event: ak15177317. Exact location of earthquake, -177.8801° West, 51.822° North, depth 7.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/17 / 2017-01-24 10:25:34 / January 24, 2017 @ 10:25 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 00:25:34 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 19 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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