A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 25 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (16 miles). The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:20:55 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/20 / 2020-01-29 06:20:55 / January 29, 2020 @ 6:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -177.779° West, 51.858° North, depth 7.69 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: av62130461. Id of event: av62130461. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.69 km (5 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days eighty and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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