A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (59 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -157.9809° West, latitude 56.9947° North, depth = 12.6 km. Unique identifier: ak13425333. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13425333. The temblor was reported at 23:12:03 / 11:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 07:12:03 / April 2, 2016 @ 7:12 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.6 km (8 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 95 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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