A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 76 km N of Chignik Lake, Alaska (47 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:39:55 / 7:39 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 04:39:55 / March 13, 2018 @ 4:39 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18693410. Unique identifier: ak18693410. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -158.766° West, 56.9433° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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