A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 34 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 23:32:43 / May 10, 2017 @ 11:32 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.4229° West, latitude 51.6322° North, depth = 21.05 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.05 km (13 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16018440, us10008wci. Unique identifier: us10008wci. The temblor was reported at 13:32:43 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirteen, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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