A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 21 km ENE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (13 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 07:00:26 / January 23, 2020 @ 7:00 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70007l4n. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020125j2nd, us70007l4n. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:00:26 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.8473 West, latitude 51.9395 North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-six, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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