A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 38 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (24 miles). Unique identifier: ak16016323. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16016323. The temblor was picked up at 14:35:10 / 2:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.5174° West, 51.6236° North, depth 12.9 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 00:35:10 / May 10, 2017 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.9 km (8 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 one hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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