A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 35 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 11:03:15 / May 10, 2017 @ 11:03 am. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3916° West, 51.6097° North, depth 7.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16016943, us10008w98. Id of event: us10008w98. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:03:15 / 1:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 35 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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