A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 81 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (50 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:31:07 / 5:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/01/20 / 2020-01-30 17:31:07 / January 30, 2020 @ 5:31 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70007mt4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201dwffvk, us70007mt4. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.6653° West, 51.2183° North, depth 35 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-five 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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