A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 52 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (32 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.6165° West, 51.5479° North. Unique identifier: us60007piz. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007piz. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 03:30:49 / January 24, 2020 @ 3:30 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:30:49 / 5:30 pm (local time epicenter).
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 sixty-nine, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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