A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 71 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (44 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.0271 West, latitude 51.2432 North, depth = 23.8 km. Event id: ak019ffsdzxa. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ffsdzxa. The temblor was picked up at 18:41:02 / 6:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.8 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 06:41:02 / December 2, 2019 @ 6:41 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 71 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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