A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (69 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.4 km (4 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/12/16 / 2016-12-27 15:12:01 / December 27, 2016 @ 3:12 pm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:12:01 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14799775. Id of event: ak14799775. Exact location of earthquake, -157.839° West, 57.114° North, depth 6.4 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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