A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 48 km WSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (30 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/01/17 / 2017-01-31 19:44:59 / January 31, 2017 @ 7:44 pm. The temblor was reported at 09:44:59 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15181110, us20008ied. Unique identifier: us20008ied. Exact location of event, longitude -178.8093 West, latitude 51.7345 North, depth = 162.23 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 162.23 km (101 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 48 km WSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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