A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 34 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (21 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.91 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:03:03 / 3:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/07/17 / 2017-07-07 01:03:03 / July 7, 2017 @ 1:03 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4349 West, latitude 51.6304 North, depth = 18.91 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16273960, us2000a30x. Unique identifier: us2000a30x.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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