A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 31 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16193256, us20009na2. Unique identifier: us20009na2. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:15:57 / 2:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.4184° West, 51.6579° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 00:15:57 / June 17, 2017 @ 12:15 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 31 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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