A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 101 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (63 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425326. Id of event: ak13425326. The temblor was picked up at 22:47:49 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 06:47:49 / April 2, 2016 @ 6:47 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 7.9 km, -157.9004° West, 57.0292° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.9 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 101 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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