A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 75 km SE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (47 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:07:36 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20008fpa. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15186785, us20008fpa. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/17 / 2017-01-27 23:07:36 / January 27, 2017 @ 11:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -157.9973° West, 55.7264° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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