A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 40 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (25 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 01:10:58 / May 10, 2017 @ 1:10 am. Id of earthquake: us10008r1d. Event ids that are associated: us10008r1d, ak16016346. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4661 West, latitude 51.5816 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:10:58 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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