A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 94 km NNW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (58 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.8423 West, latitude 52.6183 North, depth = 180 km. Global time and date of event 21/09/17 / 2017-09-21 00:17:16 / September 21, 2017 @ 12:17 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:17:16 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 180 km (112 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak16911531. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16911531.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 94 km NNW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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