A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 85 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (53 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 15:35:06 / May 1, 2017 @ 3:35 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.64 km (4 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:35:06 / 7:35 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16020567, us10008rm0. Unique identifier: us10008rm0. Exact location of earthquake, -136.7072° West, 59.7641° North, depth 5.64 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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