A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 36 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/08/17 / 2017-08-29 21:29:44 / August 29, 2017 @ 9:29 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16747799. Unique identifier: ak16747799. Exact location of event, longitude -177.7878 West, latitude 51.6397 North, depth = 71.1 km. The temblor was reported at 11:29:44 / 11:29 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 71.1 km (44 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 36 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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