A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 84 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (52 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 18:26:14 / May 1, 2017 @ 6:26 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15857683. Id of event: ak15857683. The temblor was detected at 10:26:14 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -136.6172° West, 59.8278° North, depth 0 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 84 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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