A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 51 km NW of Haines Junction, Canada (32 miles). Event id: us20009x32. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16345522, us20009x32. The temblor was picked up at 13:52:36 / 1:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 21:52:36 / July 17, 2017 @ 9:52 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -138.2922° West, latitude 61.0215° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 51 km NW of Haines Junction, Canada.
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