A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 39 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (24 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 21:33:01 / May 8, 2017 @ 9:33 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4232 West, latitude 51.5745 North, depth = 17.47 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.47 km (11 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15995886, us10008ups. Unique identifier: us10008ups. The temblor was reported at 11:33:01 / 11:33 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-one 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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