A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 31 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). Unique identifier: ak15995889. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15995889. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 21:37:13 / May 8, 2017 @ 9:37 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.4 km (5 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:37:13 / 11:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4705° West, 51.6859° North, depth 8.4 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
Did you feel anything?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 31 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.