A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 47 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (29 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15942256, us10008trr. Id of event: us10008trr. The temblor was reported at 05:44:41 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.5528° West, 51.5445° North, depth 9.31 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/05/17 / 2017-05-06 15:44:41 / May 6, 2017 @ 3:44 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.31 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and ninety-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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