A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 75 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (47 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -177.956° West, 51.2128° North. Id of earthquake: ak17175045. Event ids that are associated: ak17175045. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 01:20:25 / November 10, 2017 @ 1:20 am. The temblor was picked up at 13:20:25 / 1:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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