A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 26 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (16 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/02/20 / 2020-02-06 08:06:21 / February 6, 2020 @ 8:06 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.39 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:06:21 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: av62132546, ak0201pbon1y, us70007kia. Id of event: us70007kia. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.763 West, latitude 51.8755 North, depth = 5.39 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 26 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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