A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (40 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/02/18 / 2018-02-05 12:07:35 / February 5, 2018 @ 12:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.07 km (19 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:07:35 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -177.6698° West, 51.3857° North, depth 30.07 km. Unique identifier: us2000d28k. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18349370, us2000d28k.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days eight hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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