A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 60 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (37 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:01:28 / 1:01 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70008sn4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203l6h43b, us70008sn4. Exact location of event, depth 28.27 km, -178.1943° West, 51.3385° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 11:01:28 / March 18, 2020 @ 11:01 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.27 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 60 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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