A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 107 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (66 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13451285. Id of event: ak13451285. The temblor was detected at 10:53:09 / 10:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -158.1756 West, latitude 57.1614 North, depth = 27.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 27.7 km (17 miles). Global time and date of event 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 18:53:09 / April 6, 2016 @ 6:53 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days sixty-nine, in the past 30 days seventy and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 107 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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