A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16016663. Unique identifier: ak16016663. Global time and date of event 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 07:12:44 / May 10, 2017 @ 7:12 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4388 West, latitude 51.6224 North, depth = 3.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:12:44 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days seventy-one, in the past 30 days seventy-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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