A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 46 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.404° West, 51.5015° North. Global time and date of event 13/10/17 / 2017-10-13 07:14:11 / October 13, 2017 @ 7:14 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17028446, us1000arnm. Unique identifier: us1000arnm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:14:11 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 46 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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