A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13422117. Id of event: ak13422117. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.2 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/04/16 / 2016-04-04 05:41:02 / April 4, 2016 @ 5:41 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:41:02 / 5:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -157.8303° West, 57.0284° North, depth 17.2 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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