A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 43 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (27 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 4.7 km, -178.4127° West, 51.529° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16017901, us10008wca. Unique identifier: us10008wca. The temblor was picked up at 12:12:36 / 12:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.7 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 22:12:36 / May 10, 2017 @ 10:12 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days five hundred and two and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-eight 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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