A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 119 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (74 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -157.5588° West, 57.0959° North, depth 1.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.3 km (1 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0191uiupvx. Event ids that are associated: ak0191uiupvx. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:43:39 / 1:43 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/19 / 2019-02-09 22:43:39 / February 9, 2019 @ 10:43 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 119 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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