A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 35 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). Unique identifier: us10008w90. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16016920, us10008w90. Global time and date of event 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 10:12:13 / May 10, 2017 @ 10:12 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.338° West, 51.5869° North, depth 7 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:12:13 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days five hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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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