A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 19 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (12 miles). Id of earthquake: ak020127lm7d. Event ids that are associated: ak020127lm7d. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:48:04 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.8577 West, latitude 51.848 North, depth = 6.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 10:48:04 / January 23, 2020 @ 10:48 am UTC/GMT.
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 fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 19 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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