A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 34 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008r1h. Event ids that are associated: ak16016357, us10008r1h. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 8.2 km, -178.476° West, 51.649° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 01:35:04 / May 10, 2017 @ 1:35 am. The temblor was reported at 15:35:04 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 34 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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