A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 45 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (28 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.15 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:12:26 / 4:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.15 km, -178.5367° West, 51.5566° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 14:12:26 / May 5, 2017 @ 2:12 pm. Unique identifier: us10008t73. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15922485, us10008t73.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-one 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 quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 45 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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