A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 31 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.4 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us10008qna. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15995901, us10008qna. The temblor was detected at 11:52:45 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4537 West, latitude 51.6748 North, depth = 9.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 21:52:45 / May 8, 2017 @ 9:52 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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