A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 38 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (24 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.29 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, depth 19.29 km, -178.5383° West, 51.6458° North. Id of earthquake: us10008u6d. Event ids that are associated: ak16099410, us10008u6d. The temblor was picked up at 17:25:30 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/05/17 / 2017-05-22 03:25:30 / May 22, 2017 @ 3:25 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 eight, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 38 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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