A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (71 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:03:29 / 6:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.8465° West, latitude 57.1608° North, depth = 0.1 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13252499. Unique identifier: ak13252499. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/04/16 / 2016-04-03 02:03:29 / April 3, 2016 @ 2:03 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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