A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (32 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -178.2109 West, latitude 51.4243 North, depth = 72.6 km. Unique identifier: ak0199yfmsf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0199yfmsf. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:03:14 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 72.6 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/01/19 / 2019-01-06 02:03:14 / January 6, 2019 @ 2:03 am.
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 seventeen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 51 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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