A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 129 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (80 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:59:01 / 9:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 7.2 km, -157.5518° West, 57.2046° North. Id of earthquake: ak13481015. Event ids that are associated: ak13481015. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/04/16 / 2016-04-18 05:59:01 / April 18, 2016 @ 5:59 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seventy-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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