A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 29 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (18 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 11:25:46 / May 10, 2017 @ 11:25 am. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4352 West, latitude 51.6973 North, depth = 18.1 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017023, us10008w9d. Id of event: us10008w9d. The temblor was detected at 01:25:46 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.1 km (11 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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