A earthquake with magnitude 6.2 (ml/mb) was reported 22 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (14 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 05:53:03 / January 23, 2020 @ 5:53 am. Id of earthquake: us60007djn. Event ids that are associated: us60007djn. The 6.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:53:03 / 7:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.8269° West, latitude 51.9196° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year.
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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: 22 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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