A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 41 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (25 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 15.16 km, -178.4415° West, 51.5598° North. Event id: us10008upm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15995873, us10008upm. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 21:24:52 / May 8, 2017 @ 9:24 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.16 km (9 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:24:52 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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