A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km NW of Yakutat, Alaska (45 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bj6l40j. Id of event: ak019bj6l40j. Global time and date of event 08/09/19 / 2019-09-08 04:52:55 / September 8, 2019 @ 4:52 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 19:52:55 / 7:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -140.6586° West, latitude 60.0136° North, depth = 0.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 73 km NW of Yakutat, Alaska.
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