A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 79 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (49 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -136.5913° West, latitude 59.7581° North, depth = 3.24 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.24 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:47:12 / 11:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 19:47:12 / June 27, 2017 @ 7:47 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us20009py5. Event ids that are associated: ak16239881, us20009py5.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 79 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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