A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 12 km N of Chignik Lake, Alaska (7 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 95.5 km (59 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ctlmcmg. Id of event: ak019ctlmcmg. Global time and date of event 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 11:22:18 / October 6, 2019 @ 11:22 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 02:22:18 / 2:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -158.7509 West, latitude 56.3642 North, depth = 95.5 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 12 km N of Chignik Lake, Alaska.
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