A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 67 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (42 miles). Global time and date of event 01/09/18 / 2018-09-01 14:33:12 / September 1, 2018 @ 2:33 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20239160, us2000h6is. Unique identifier: us2000h6is. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 02:33:12 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.7046 West, latitude 51.3438 North, depth = 35 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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