A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 53 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (33 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 14:53:18 / May 14, 2017 @ 2:53 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.96 km (6 miles). Event id: us10008xa8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16032691, us10008xa8. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.308 West, latitude 51.4106 North, depth = 9.96 km. The temblor was reported at 04:53:18 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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