A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 25 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (16 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.58 km (5 miles). Global time and date of event 02/05/20 / 2020-05-02 00:35:14 / May 2, 2020 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:35:14 / 2:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70009a18. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: av62163176, us70009a18. Exact location of earthquake, -177.7818° West, 51.8253° North, depth 8.58 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 25 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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