A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 18 km ENE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (11 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 20:08:43 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007hq1. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020124ze4b, us60007hq1. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:08:43 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -177.9047° West, latitude 51.9581° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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