A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (70 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 19 km, -157.8453° West, 57.1266° North. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:45:54 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13231532. Unique identifier: ak13231532. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 09:45:54 / April 2, 2016 @ 9:45 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19 km (12 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 112 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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