A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 11 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (7 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:14:10 / 8:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.984 West, latitude 51.8404 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:14:10 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:14 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70007l5d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201250lqu, us70007l5d.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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