A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (57 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/06/17 / 2017-06-06 17:05:32 / June 6, 2017 @ 5:05 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -136.7045° West, latitude 59.7726° North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:05:32 / 9:05 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16175524. Id of event: ak16175524. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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: 92 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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