A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 70 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was picked up at 17:59:26 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak020124ouni. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020124ouni. Exact location of event, longitude -177.6168 West, latitude 51.3371 North, depth = 5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 05:59:26 / January 23, 2020 @ 5:59 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-five, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 70 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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