A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 34 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 15:27:29 / 3:27 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 01:27:29 / May 9, 2017 @ 1:27 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5261 West, latitude 51.6861 North, depth = 6.7 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16000414, us10008v0r. Id of event: us10008v0r. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and twenty-seven, in the last 10 days five hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 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: 34 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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