A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 95 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (59 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:40:02 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -158.0482° West, 57.0164° North, depth 8.7 km. Id of earthquake: ak13485799. Event ids that are associated: ak13485799. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/04/16 / 2016-04-10 03:40:02 / April 10, 2016 @ 3:40 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.7 km (5 miles).
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 95 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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