A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 119 km SE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (74 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -157.4867° West, latitude 55.462° North, depth = 9.6 km. Unique identifier: ak18583841. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18583841, us2000dc4i. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:53:49 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 18:53:49 / March 4, 2018 @ 6:53 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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