A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 108 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (67 miles). Unique identifier: ak13272747. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13272747. The epicenter was at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). Exact location, longitude -157.8973° West, latitude 57.1084° North, depth = 20 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/04/16 / 2016-04-03 18:29:56 / April 3, 2016 @ 6:29 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:29:56 / 10:29 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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