A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 91 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (57 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -158.1363 West, latitude 57.0027 North, depth = 37.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:21:43 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13255841. Id of event: ak13255841. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.6 km (23 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/04/16 / 2016-04-03 05:21:43 / April 3, 2016 @ 5:21 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 91 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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