A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 30 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:20:33 / 5:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/17 / 2017-06-29 15:20:33 / June 29, 2017 @ 3:20 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 19.35 km, -178.376° West, 51.6472° North. Event id: us2000a0qb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16240646, us2000a0qb. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.35 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 seven, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 30 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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