A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 78 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.686 West, latitude 51.2428 North, depth = 29.25 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hby1. Unique identifier: us2000hby1. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:19:34 / 1:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/08/18 / 2018-08-17 13:19:34 / August 17, 2018 @ 1:19 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.25 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 78 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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