A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak13422118. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13422118. The temblor was detected at 05:42:47 / 5:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -157.9244 West, latitude 56.9445 North, depth = 11.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/16 / 2016-04-04 05:42:47 / April 4, 2016 @ 5:42 am.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 has struck near.
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