A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 39 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (24 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16016328, us10008w66. Unique identifier: us10008w66. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:41:52 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 18.62 km, -178.4885° West, 51.6037° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 00:41:52 / May 10, 2017 @ 12:41 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.62 km (12 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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