A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 126 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (78 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -157.5155 West, latitude 57.1623 North, depth = 1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 02:18:49 / November 14, 2016 @ 2:18 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak14328957. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14328957. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:18:49 / 5:18 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, 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. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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