A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 49 km E of Yakutat, Alaska (30 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -138.8585 West, latitude 59.5203 North, depth = 0 km. Global time and date of event 14/03/17 / 2017-03-14 17:13:20 / March 14, 2017 @ 5:13 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:13:20 / 8:13 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15490656. Id of event: ak15490656.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 49 km E of Yakutat, Alaska.
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