A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 77 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (48 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 11:52:05 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 23:52:05 / August 15, 2018 @ 11:52 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8714 West, latitude 51.2055 North, depth = 29.93 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.93 km (19 miles). Event id: us2000hawp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20105806, us2000hawp.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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