A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 47 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.1283 West, latitude 51.453 North, depth = 33.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.5 km (21 miles). Unique identifier: ak15618603. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15618603. The temblor was detected at 18:40:18 / 6:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 04:40:18 / March 24, 2017 @ 4:40 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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