A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 50 km S of Chignik, Alaska (31 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.317 West, latitude 55.8393 North, depth = 33.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.8 km (21 miles). Global time and date of event 22/02/21 / 2021-02-22 16:38:38 / February 22, 2021 @ 4:38 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:38:38 / 4:38 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0212fx8jyf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0212fx8jyf.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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