A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 14 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (9 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02012e5mn9. Id of event: ak02012e5mn9. Exact location of earthquake, -177.9261° West, 51.8674° North, depth 6.4 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:49:31 / 11:49 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 21:49:31 / January 23, 2020 @ 9:49 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.4 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-nine, in the last 10 days ninety-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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