A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (23 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:13:44 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 17.24 km, -178.4408° West, 51.6077° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 00:13:44 / May 9, 2017 @ 12:13 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.24 km (11 miles). Unique identifier: us10008v09. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15998905, us10008v09.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days five hundred and four, in the past 30 days five hundred and nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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