A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 36 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 103.2 km (64 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/11/17 / 2017-11-12 04:59:07 / November 12, 2017 @ 4:59 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17184377. Unique identifier: ak17184377. Exact location of event, longitude -177.6495 West, latitude 51.7606 North, depth = 103.2 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:59:07 / 6:59 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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