A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 91 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (57 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/04/16 / 2016-04-10 05:36:33 / April 10, 2016 @ 5:36 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13485808. Unique identifier: ak13485808. The temblor was detected at 21:36:33 / 9:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.8875° West, latitude 56.9187° North, depth = 6 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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