A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 48 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (30 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:55:00 / 9:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.3322° West, 51.461° North, depth 1.51 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20525178, us2000iw2n. Unique identifier: us2000iw2n. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.51 km (1 miles). Global time and date of event 21/12/18 / 2018-12-21 07:55:00 / December 21, 2018 @ 7:55 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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