A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 26 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (16 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:08:27 / 4:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70009808. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: av62162116, us70009808. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7554 West, latitude 51.8434 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/04/20 / 2020-04-30 02:08:27 / April 30, 2020 @ 2:08 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 26 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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