A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 68 km WNW of Skagway, Alaska (42 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:27:32 / 8:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 8.1 km, -136.4009° West, 59.7328° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 04:27:32 / September 2, 2017 @ 4:27 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.1 km (5 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16751092. Event ids that are associated: ak16751092.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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