A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Alaska Peninsula (0 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425349. Id of event: ak13425349. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.3 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 08:19:42 / April 2, 2016 @ 8:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -157.7757° West, latitude 57.051° North, depth = 6.3 km. The temblor was reported at 08:19:42 / 8:19 am (local time epicenter).
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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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