A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 25 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (16 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: av62127276, ak0201255z2f. Unique identifier: ak0201255z2f. The temblor was reported at 20:39:13 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:39:13 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:39 am. Exact location of event, longitude -177.7826 West, latitude 51.8398 North, depth = 4.8 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-four, 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 fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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