A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 32 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (20 miles). Unique identifier: us10008w8m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16016853, us10008w8m. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.6 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:30:02 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4793 West, latitude 51.6818 North, depth = 5.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 09:30:02 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:30 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-one, in the last 10 days five hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 32 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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