A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (23 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4843 West, latitude 51.6204 North, depth = 16.19 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17175991, us2000bng4. Unique identifier: us2000bng4. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:33:49 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 07:33:49 / November 10, 2017 @ 7:33 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.19 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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