A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.5 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10008v7f. Event ids that are associated: ak16016009, us10008v7f. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 20:13:45 / May 9, 2017 @ 8:13 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4447 West, latitude 51.6276 North, depth = 11.5 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:13:45 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and six, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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