A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 37 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (23 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 00:46:38 / January 24, 2020 @ 12:46 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.7413° West, latitude 51.6528° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:46:38 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007ebe. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007ebe.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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