A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 30 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 17:34:41 / May 9, 2017 @ 5:34 pm. Event id: us10008v6w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16015871, us10008v6w. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.3 km (8 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.4157° West, latitude 51.6711° North, depth = 13.3 km. The temblor was reported at 07:34:41 / 7:34 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and sixty-eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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