A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 14 km SE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (9 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 28/04/16 / 2016-04-28 19:15:18 / April 28, 2016 @ 7:15 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 99.4 km (62 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 11:15:18 / 11:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 99.4 km, -158.5902° West, 56.1611° North. Event id: ak13502483. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13502483.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 14 km SE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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