A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 19 km E of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (12 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:28:38 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:28 am. The temblor was detected at 20:28:38 / 8:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.8615° West, latitude 51.8824° North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us60007e1y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: av62127236, ak0201253nyy, us60007e1y. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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