A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.8 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 08:05:19 / April 2, 2016 @ 8:05 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak13425346. Event ids that are associated: ak13425346. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:05:19 / 8:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.7874° West, latitude 57.0773° North, depth = 5.8 km.
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 has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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