A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 41 km E of Yakutat, Alaska (25 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 18:47:34 / March 26, 2017 @ 6:47 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.86 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -138.9911° West, 59.5645° North, depth 13.86 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:47:34 / 9:47 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15640818, us20008uum. Id of event: us20008uum.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 41 km E of Yakutat, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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