A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 35 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 08:34:57 / May 9, 2017 @ 8:34 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.37 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4613 West, latitude 51.6299 North, depth = 7.37 km. The temblor was reported at 22:34:57 / 10:34 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16006551, us10008qys. Unique identifier: us10008qys.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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