A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 83 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (52 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:52:05 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.8968° West, latitude 51.1471° North, depth = 25.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.8 km (16 miles). Event id: ak20105806. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20105806. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 23:52:05 / August 15, 2018 @ 11:52 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and eleven 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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