A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 13 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (8 miles). Unique identifier: ak02013t7j7f. Ids that are associated to the event: av62128461, ak02013t7j7f. The temblor was reported at 21:24:11 / 9:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 07:24:11 / January 24, 2020 @ 7:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -177.9485° West, 51.8492° North, depth 5.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, 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-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 13 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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