A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 106 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (66 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:52:36 / 12:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.7085 West, latitude 57.0729 North, depth = 11.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak14320353, at00ogju3o, us1000775r. Unique identifier: ak14320353. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.4 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Chignik Lake in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/11/16 / 2016-11-12 21:52:36 / November 12, 2016 @ 9:52 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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: 106 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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