A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 13 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (8 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.1 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -177.9849° West, 51.8461° North, depth 6.1 km. Unique identifier: ak0201254hsp. Ids that are associated to the event: av62127256, ak0201254hsp. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:32:24 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:32 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:32:24 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter).
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-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 13 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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