A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 111 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (69 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:06:58 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 1.5 km, -157.6984° West, 57.0683° North. Unique identifier: ak14320629. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14320629. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/11/16 / 2016-11-12 22:06:58 / November 12, 2016 @ 10:06 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 111 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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