A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 95 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (59 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13237879. Unique identifier: ak13237879. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 15:31:40 / April 2, 2016 @ 3:31 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.2 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -157.8705° West, 56.9528° North, depth 6.2 km. The temblor was reported at 07:31:40 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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