A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Southeastern Alaska (0 miles). Global time and date of event 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 14:24:16 / May 1, 2017 @ 2:24 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16020508. Event ids that are associated: ak16020508. Exact location, longitude -136.7565° West, latitude 59.802° North, depth = 3.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:24:16 / 2:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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