A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 36 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (22 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/12/19 / 2019-12-03 23:06:19 / December 3, 2019 @ 11:06 pm. Exact location of event, depth 4.8 km, -178.3825° West, 51.5907° North. Unique identifier: ak019fhpu96h. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019fhpu96h. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:06:19 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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