A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 36 km SW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 00:38:16 / September 11, 2017 @ 12:38 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:38:16 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.5144° West, latitude 51.648° North, depth = 5.2 km. Id of earthquake: ak16806752. Event ids that are associated: ak16806752.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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