A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 52 km E of Yakutat, Alaska (32 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:40:07 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Event id: ak16131408. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16131408. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -138.8025° West, 59.5811° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/17 / 2017-05-27 04:40:07 / May 27, 2017 @ 4:40 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 52 km E of Yakutat, Alaska.
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