A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 32 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (20 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16016252. Unique identifier: ak16016252. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.4 km (10 miles). Global time and date of event 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 00:07:46 / May 10, 2017 @ 12:07 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:07:46 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4284 West, latitude 51.6523 North, depth = 16.4 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 32 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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