A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 84 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (52 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -136.6676° West, 59.7845° North, depth 11.98 km. The temblor was reported at 07:23:42 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.98 km (7 miles). Event id: us10008rlu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16020556, us10008rlu. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 15:23:42 / May 1, 2017 @ 3:23 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 84 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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