A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes Southeastern Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -136.6316° West, 59.8041° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16020567. Id of event: ak16020567. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 15:35:06 / May 1, 2017 @ 3:35 pm. The temblor was reported at 15:35:06 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Southeastern Alaska.
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