A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (45 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 11:31:17 / March 10, 2018 @ 11:31 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.2 km (24 miles). Unique identifier: ak18661857. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18661857. Exact location of event, depth 38.2 km, -177.916° West, 51.2417° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:31:17 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days eight hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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