A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 19 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (12 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:15:04 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:15 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:15:04 / 8:15 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us60007hq2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201250t3e, us60007hq2. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8578 West, latitude 51.8642 North, depth = 10 km.
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. 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 and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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