A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 38 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (24 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/18 / 2018-07-11 19:58:33 / July 11, 2018 @ 7:58 pm. Exact location of event, depth 12.2 km, -158.4247° West, 56.5424° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.2 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19857260. Id of event: ak19857260. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:58:33 / 10:58 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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