A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 48 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (30 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.17 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 02:20:05 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008x9y. Event ids that are associated: ak16032630, us10008x9y. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 12:20:05 / May 14, 2017 @ 12:20 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.432° West, latitude 51.4897° North, depth = 9.17 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and sixty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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