A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 45 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (28 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.35 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 11:52:30 / May 14, 2017 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4193 West, latitude 51.5168 North, depth = 10.35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16032622, us10008x9x. Id of event: us10008x9x. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:52:30 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 45 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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