A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 60 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.0517 West, latitude 51.3389 North, depth = 34.12 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/10/17 / 2017-10-26 19:02:31 / October 26, 2017 @ 7:02 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.12 km (21 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17099539, us1000ayuh. Id of event: us1000ayuh. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:02:31 / 9:02 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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