A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 95 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (59 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -136.7584 West, latitude 59.9067 North, depth = 2.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.4 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/17 / 2017-05-15 16:21:32 / May 15, 2017 @ 4:21 pm. The temblor was reported at 08:21:32 / 8:21 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak16037550. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16037550.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 95 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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