A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 83 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (52 miles). Unique identifier: ak15978665. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15978665. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 04:38:03 / May 8, 2017 @ 4:38 am. Exact location of event, longitude -136.5788 West, latitude 59.8489 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was reported at 20:38:03 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 83 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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