A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 36 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -178.5437° West, 51.6681° North, depth 8.7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 11:40:13 / May 10, 2017 @ 11:40 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 01:40:13 / 1:40 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008w9g. Event ids that are associated: ak16017036, us10008w9g. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.7 km (5 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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