A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 22 km ENE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (14 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.8615 West, latitude 51.9962 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:02:33 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:02 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:02:33 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007ex7. Ids that are associated to the event: av62127171, ak020124y33f, us60007ex7.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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