A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (73 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 00:37:30 / 12:37 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak13492363. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13492363. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 08:37:30 / April 24, 2016 @ 8:37 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.004 West, latitude 57.2302 North, depth = 10.9 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 118 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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