A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 33 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 10:10:54 / 10:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.3 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 20:10:54 / May 9, 2017 @ 8:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -178.444 West, latitude 51.6437 North, depth = 12.3 km. Id of earthquake: us10008v7e. Event ids that are associated: ak16130271, us10008v7e.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and ten, in the last 10 days five hundred and six, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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