A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 34 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:43:02 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18571437. Unique identifier: ak18571437. Global time and date of event 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 06:43:02 / February 28, 2018 @ 6:43 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -178.369 West, latitude 51.6036 North, depth = 4.8 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 34 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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