A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 33 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles). Unique identifier: us1000axt1. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17096738, us1000axt1. The temblor was reported at 02:21:10 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/10/17 / 2017-10-25 12:21:10 / October 25, 2017 @ 12:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -178.4087° West, latitude 51.6338° North, depth = 13.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.2 km (8 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 sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 33 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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