A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Alaska Peninsula (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -157.8059° West, latitude 57.0333° North, depth = 11.1 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:29:33 / 10:29 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 10:29:33 / April 2, 2016 @ 10:29 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak13425371. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425371. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven 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. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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