A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 87 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (54 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 08/07/17 / 2017-07-08 18:17:21 / July 8, 2017 @ 6:17 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.24 km (1 miles). Exact location, longitude -136.666° West, latitude 59.8495° North, depth = 1.24 km. The temblor was reported at 10:17:21 / 10:17 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16298581, us1000987q. Unique identifier: us1000987q.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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