A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 84 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (52 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:55:37 / 1:55 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak15909765. Event ids that are associated: ak15909765. Exact location of earthquake, -136.6842° West, 59.7722° North, depth 0 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/05/17 / 2017-05-04 21:55:37 / May 4, 2017 @ 9:55 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eighty-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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