A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.4947 West, latitude 51.6563 North, depth = 6.7 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17175991. Unique identifier: ak17175991. The temblor was picked up at 21:33:48 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 07:33:48 / November 10, 2017 @ 7:33 am UTC/GMT.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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