A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (23 miles). Event id: us10008w6m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16016415, us10008w6m. The temblor was reported at 16:06:48 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 02:06:48 / May 10, 2017 @ 2:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -178.4604° West, latitude 51.6146° North, depth = 19.71 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.71 km (12 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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