A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: us10008url. Event ids that are associated: ak15998873, us10008url. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 23:53:20 / May 8, 2017 @ 11:53 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.447 West, latitude 51.6296 North, depth = 21.85 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.85 km (14 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:53:20 / 1:53 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days five hundred and five, in the past 30 days five hundred and ten and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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: 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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