A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 111 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (69 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13231535. Unique identifier: ak13231535. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 10:01:32 / April 2, 2016 @ 10:01 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.95 West, latitude 57.1495 North, depth = 9.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.5 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:01:32 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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