A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 49 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (30 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 22/01/17 / 2017-01-22 14:44:05 / January 22, 2017 @ 2:44 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10007uwg. Event ids that are associated: ak15128244, us10007uwg. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3893 West, latitude 51.4665 North, depth = 78.29 km. The temblor was reported at 04:44:05 / 4:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 78.29 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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