A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 48 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (30 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:24:44 / 5:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.415° West, 51.485° North, depth 16.69 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 15:24:44 / May 10, 2017 @ 3:24 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.69 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10008wak. Event ids that are associated: ak16017282, us10008wak.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventeen, in the last 10 days four hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 48 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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