A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 40 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (25 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 09:31:21 / 9:31 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 23.13 km (14 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.3805° West, latitude 51.555° North, depth = 23.13 km. Event id: us10008v79. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16015971, us10008v79. Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 19:31:21 / May 9, 2017 @ 7:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and six and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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