A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 37 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (23 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:37:03 / 4:37 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak16775852. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16775852. Global time and date of event 07/09/17 / 2017-09-07 02:37:03 / September 7, 2017 @ 2:37 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 12.1 km, -178.4088° West, 51.5875° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 37 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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