A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 36 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.261° West, 51.5663° North, depth 19.15 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:18:03 / 6:18 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d2ln. Event ids that are associated: ak18579060, us1000d2ln. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 16:18:03 / March 3, 2018 @ 4:18 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.15 km (12 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 36 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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