A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 12 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (7 miles). The 3.39-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:02:33 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.02 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5.02 km, -177.9623333° West, 51.8538333° North. Id of earthquake: av62127791. Event ids that are associated: ak020127x91m, av62127791. Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 11:02:33 / January 23, 2020 @ 11:02 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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