A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 35 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: ak17164588. Event ids that are associated: ak17164588. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4064° West, 51.6148° North, depth 7.4 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:09:35 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 20:09:35 / November 5, 2017 @ 8:09 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.4 km (5 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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