A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5098 West, latitude 51.6567 North, depth = 7.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15956059, us10008vq4. Unique identifier: us10008vq4. The temblor was reported at 22:15:55 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 08:15:55 / May 7, 2017 @ 8:15 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and fifty-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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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