A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 91 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (57 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us10008qf4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008qf4, ak15978665. Exact location, longitude -136.7645° West, latitude 59.8236° North, depth = 10 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:38:03 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 04:38:03 / May 8, 2017 @ 4:38 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and five, in the past 30 days one hundred and five and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 91 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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