A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 99 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (62 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13408784. Unique identifier: ak13408784. The temblor was detected at 20:17:30 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/04/16 / 2016-04-08 04:17:30 / April 8, 2016 @ 4:17 am. Exact location of earthquake, -158.0721° West, 57.0651° North, depth 13.1 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days sixty-six 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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