A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 15 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (9 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 4.8 km, -177.9105° West, 51.8513° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/01/20 / 2020-01-31 08:35:12 / January 31, 2020 @ 8:35 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: av62131116, ak0201femr8q. Unique identifier: ak0201femr8q. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:35:12 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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