A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (64 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 13.7 km, -157.9477° West, 57.0651° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13231537. Unique identifier: ak13231537. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 10:25:32 / April 2, 2016 @ 10:25 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.7 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 02:25:32 / 2:25 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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