A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 39 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (24 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.3 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:25:03 / 11:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 09:25:03 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:25 am. Unique identifier: us10008w8k. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16016849, us10008w8k. Exact location of event, depth 11.3 km, -178.5421° West, 51.6306° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-one, in the last 10 days five hundred and nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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