A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 42 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (26 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.3697 West, latitude 51.526 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/12/19 / 2019-12-07 20:26:28 / December 7, 2019 @ 8:26 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:26:28 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak019foabn9p. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019foabn9p.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 42 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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