A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (66 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 20/04/16 / 2016-04-20 19:35:42 / April 20, 2016 @ 7:35 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -157.9204° West, 57.1066° North, depth 18.2 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13488117. Id of event: ak13488117. The temblor was detected at 11:35:42 / 11:35 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.2 km (11 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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