A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (50 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak15857617. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15857617. The temblor was picked up at 10:11:29 / 10:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 18:11:29 / May 1, 2017 @ 6:11 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -136.5782° West, 59.8056° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 81 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska.
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