A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (42 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 08:54:32 / February 24, 2018 @ 8:54 am. The temblor was picked up at 20:54:32 / 8:54 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18509637. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18509637. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9252 West, latitude 51.2906 North, depth = 40.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.4 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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