A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 69 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (43 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 23:56:42 / March 24, 2018 @ 11:56 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.2 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18756161. Id of event: ak18756161. The temblor was reported at 11:56:42 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.692 West, latitude 51.3226 North, depth = 43.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days eight hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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