A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 95 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (59 miles). Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 06:19:40 / April 2, 2016 @ 6:19 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak13228358. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13228358. Exact location of earthquake, -157.9556° West, 56.9905° North, depth 12.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.5 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 22:19:40 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter).
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 five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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