A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km NW of Craig, Alaska (56 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 19:26:40 / May 8, 2017 @ 7:26 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -134.1633° West, latitude 56.0487° North, depth = 25.7 km. The temblor was detected at 10:26:40 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15992893. Id of event: ak15992893. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 90 km NW of Craig, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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