A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 14 km NNE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (9 miles). Unique identifier: us60007e2n. Ids that are associated to the event: av62127256, ak0201254hsp, us60007e2n. Exact location, longitude -178.0555° West, latitude 52.002° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:32:24 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:32 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:32:24 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 sixteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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