A minor earthquake magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 16 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (10 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.82 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 07:01:03 / January 23, 2020 @ 7:01 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9023333 West, latitude 51.849 North, depth = 5.82 km. Unique identifier: av62127331. Ids that are associated to the event: av62127331. The temblor was reported at 21:01:03 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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