A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 45 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (28 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.13 km (9 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.478 West, latitude 51.5279 North, depth = 15.13 km. Event id: us10008vqm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15958666, us10008vqm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:14:27 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 11:14:27 / May 7, 2017 @ 11:14 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 four hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 45 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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