A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (50 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 15:04:05 / May 1, 2017 @ 3:04 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.8 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -136.574° West, latitude 59.8072° North, depth = 9.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16020544. Unique identifier: ak16020544. The temblor was reported at 07:04:05 / 7:04 am (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-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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