A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 103 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (64 miles). Global time and date of event 31/05/16 / 2016-05-31 12:31:03 / May 31, 2016 @ 12:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 8.3 km, -157.974° West, 57.0744° North. The temblor was reported at 04:31:03 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.3 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak13616852. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13616852.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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