A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 100 km SSE of Haines Junction, Canada (62 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:17:29 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -136.8963 West, latitude 59.9006 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us10008mfy. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15853507, us10008mfy. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 13:17:29 / May 1, 2017 @ 1:17 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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