A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 85 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (53 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.03 km (9 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16020510, us10008rl1. Unique identifier: us10008rl1. The temblor was picked up at 06:26:06 / 6:26 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 14:26:06 / May 1, 2017 @ 2:26 pm. Exact location, longitude -136.6941° West, latitude 59.7825° North, depth = 15.03 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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