A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 46 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (29 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15961248, us10008vqr. Unique identifier: us10008vqr. The temblor was detected at 02:53:37 / 2:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4586° West, 51.5119° North, depth 9.67 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.67 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 12:53:37 / May 7, 2017 @ 12:53 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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