A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 14 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (9 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 07:42:58 / January 24, 2020 @ 7:42 am. The temblor was reported at 21:42:58 / 9:42 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak02013tbhok. Event ids that are associated: av62128471, ak02013tbhok. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.5 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.9452° West, 51.8384° North, depth 6.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-three 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 14 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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