A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 101 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (63 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13228386. Unique identifier: ak13228386. Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 06:50:58 / April 2, 2016 @ 6:50 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -157.8558° West, latitude 57.0224° North, depth = 11.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.3 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:50:58 / 10:50 pm (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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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