A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/04/16 / 2016-04-03 15:47:11 / April 3, 2016 @ 3:47 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 15:47:11 / 3:47 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13426975. Unique identifier: ak13426975. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.3 km (13 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.6627 West, latitude 56.9859 North, depth = 21.3 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days sixty-one, in the past 30 days sixty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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