A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 21 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (13 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 18:23:48 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:23 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -177.8453° West, 51.8218° North, depth 4.9 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02012c7sis. Unique identifier: ak02012c7sis. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:23:48 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 21 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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