A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 117 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (73 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: ak14351857. Event ids that are associated: ak14351857. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/11/16 / 2016-11-16 00:58:29 / November 16, 2016 @ 12:58 am. Exact location of event, depth 2.8 km, -157.5835° West, 57.0844° North. The temblor was picked up at 15:58:29 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.8 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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