A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (42 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 01:20:26 / November 10, 2017 @ 1:20 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9507 West, latitude 51.2823 North, depth = 36.42 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:20:26 / 1:20 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000bnfr. Event ids that are associated: ak17175045, us2000bnfr. The epicenter was at a depth of 36.42 km (23 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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