A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 35 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0196iwrfef. Unique identifier: ak0196iwrfef. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.1 km (8 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.3° West, latitude 51.5774° North, depth = 12.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/19 / 2019-05-22 04:11:25 / May 22, 2019 @ 4:11 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:11:25 / 6:11 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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