A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 59 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (37 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.1878 West, latitude 51.3537 North, depth = 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17099629, us1000ax8e. Id of event: us1000ax8e. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/17 / 2017-10-24 15:12:12 / October 24, 2017 @ 3:12 pm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:12:12 / 5:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every 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 eleven, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 59 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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