A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 81 km WNW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (50 miles). Event id: ak18081321. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18081321. Exact location of event, longitude -179.2303 West, latitude 52.1798 North, depth = 242.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 242.3 km (151 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 17/01/18 / 2018-01-17 11:52:51 / January 17, 2018 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 23:52:51 / 11:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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