A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (23 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/19 / 2019-10-28 07:05:42 / October 28, 2019 @ 7:05 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.3 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 7.3 km, -178.5059° West, 51.6334° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019dtwynrn. Id of event: ak019dtwynrn. The temblor was reported at 21:05:42 / 9:05 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 37 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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