A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km ESE of Yakutat, Alaska (70 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 05:53:10 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.82 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: us10008g2m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15708364, us10008g2m. Exact location of event, longitude -138.0154 West, latitude 59.0259 North, depth = 7.82 km. Global time and date of event 09/04/17 / 2017-04-09 14:53:10 / April 9, 2017 @ 2:53 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 113 km ESE of Yakutat, Alaska.
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