A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (70 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 21:02:35 / 9:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak15729919. Event ids that are associated: ak15729919. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/04/17 / 2017-04-13 06:02:35 / April 13, 2017 @ 6:02 am. Exact location of event, depth 4 km, -157.8366° West, 57.136° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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