A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 12 km NNE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (7 miles) on Thursday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:39:44 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 16:39:44 / January 23, 2020 @ 4:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 11.56 km, -178.0462° West, 51.9792° North. Id of earthquake: us70007l84. Event ids that are associated: ak02012b4dhz, us70007l84. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.56 km (7 miles).
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 twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km NNE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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