A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 54 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (34 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.1 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Tanaga Volcano in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -178.3496 West, latitude 51.41 North, depth = 19.1 km. Global time and date of event 05/01/19 / 2019-01-05 18:47:10 / January 5, 2019 @ 6:47 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 08:47:10 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: at00pkvg6n, us2000j0iw. Unique identifier: us2000j0iw.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 54 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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