A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 38 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (24 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16274643. Unique identifier: ak16274643. Exact location of earthquake, -178.2724° West, 51.5451° North, depth 3.6 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:10:44 / 4:10 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/17 / 2017-07-07 02:10:44 / July 7, 2017 @ 2:10 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.6 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 38 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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