A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 60 km NW of Skagway, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -136.1533° West, 59.8022° North, depth 6.1 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.1 km (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:36:17 / 2:36 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 30/05/18 / 2018-05-30 10:36:17 / May 30, 2018 @ 10:36 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19693995. Unique identifier: ak19693995.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
How would you describe the shaking?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 60 km NW of Skagway, Alaska.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.