A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (66 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -157.8601 West, latitude 57.0754 North, depth = 15.1 km. Unique identifier: ak14338167. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14338167. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 20:32:15 / November 14, 2016 @ 8:32 pm. The temblor was detected at 11:32:15 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.1 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, 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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