A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 19 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (12 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.01 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: av62127236. Event ids that are associated: av62127236. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8591667 West, latitude 51.8601667 North, depth = 3.01 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:28:38 / 8:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:28:38 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:28 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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