A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 28 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (17 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007ee1. Unique identifier: us60007ee1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8912 West, latitude 51.6748 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 03:35:56 / January 24, 2020 @ 3:35 am. The temblor was picked up at 17:35:56 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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