A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 30 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 08:17:15 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 18:17:15 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:17 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7086 West, latitude 51.8398 North, depth = 6.7 km. Id of earthquake: ak02012c6gnv. Event ids that are associated: av62128261, ak02012c6gnv.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 30 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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