A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 78 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (48 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:54:59 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20009lvq. Event ids that are associated: ak16180725, us20009lvq. Exact location of earthquake, -136.5898° West, 59.7481° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/06/17 / 2017-06-11 20:54:59 / June 11, 2017 @ 8:54 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 78 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska.
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