A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 69 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (43 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16130347, us10008v8l. Unique identifier: us10008v8l. The temblor was reported at 18:51:15 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -136.4079 West, latitude 59.7471 North, depth = 1.42 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.42 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/17 / 2017-05-25 02:51:15 / May 25, 2017 @ 2:51 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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