A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 99 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (62 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13339211. Id of event: ak13339211. Exact location of event, longitude -158.0303 West, latitude 57.0536 North, depth = 12.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.6 km (8 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 01:59:17 / April 6, 2016 @ 1:59 am. The temblor was detected at 17:59:17 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 99 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska.
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