A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 54 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (34 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.06 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:54:36 / 9:54 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 07:54:36 / January 23, 2020 @ 7:54 am. Exact location of earthquake, -177.5202° West, 51.5853° North, depth 7.06 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60007dms. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007dms.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 54 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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