A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 84 km NW of Skagway, Alaska (52 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15855805. Unique identifier: ak15855805. The temblor was detected at 07:50:32 / 7:50 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 15:50:32 / May 1, 2017 @ 3:50 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0.1 km, -136.5649° West, 59.878° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 84 km NW of Skagway, Alaska.
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