A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 87 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (54 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:27:38 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15854290, us10008mkh. Id of event: us10008mkh. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 14:27:38 / May 1, 2017 @ 2:27 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -136.6903° West, 59.8203° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 87 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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