A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 53 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (33 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.02 km (12 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 16:16:02 / May 10, 2017 @ 4:16 pm. Exact location of event, depth 20.02 km, -178.3429° West, 51.4228° North. The temblor was picked up at 06:16:02 / 6:16 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017366, us10008was. Id of event: us10008was.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days four hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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