A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 46 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (29 miles). Global time and date of event 06/02/20 / 2020-02-06 00:02:00 / February 6, 2020 @ 12:02 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:02:00 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0201p6w9th, us70007stq. Unique identifier: us70007stq. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.354° West, 51.4906° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 46 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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