A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 47 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (29 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 08:24:32 / 8:24 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.07 km (8 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16015910, us10008v74. Id of event: us10008v74. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 18:24:32 / May 9, 2017 @ 6:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3326 West, latitude 51.4755 North, depth = 13.07 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty-six, in the last 10 days five hundred and two, in the past 30 days five hundred and nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 47 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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