A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (63 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 10.3 km, -157.9366° West, 57.0571° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/16 / 2016-04-07 02:31:37 / April 7, 2016 @ 2:31 am. Id of earthquake: ak13366212. Event ids that are associated: ak13366212. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:31:37 / 6:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.3 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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