A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 40 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (25 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/05/20 / 2020-05-01 07:16:08 / May 1, 2020 @ 7:16 am. Exact location of earthquake, -178.393° West, 51.5551° North, depth 12.69 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.69 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 21:16:08 / 9:16 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: av62162796, us700098a2. Unique identifier: us700098a2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 40 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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