A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 75 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (47 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:00:18 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16035042. Unique identifier: ak16035042. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.7 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 9.7 km, -136.5468° West, 59.7187° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/17 / 2017-05-15 08:00:18 / May 15, 2017 @ 8:00 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six 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. Every 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 75 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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