A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km SSE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (60 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 02:09:06 / 2:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 4.63 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.4438 West, latitude 55.3986 North, depth = 4.63 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/17 / 2017-02-20 13:09:06 / February 20, 2017 @ 1:09 pm. Id of earthquake: us100086vz. Event ids that are associated: ak15313934, us100086vz.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 97 km SSE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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