A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 108 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (67 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.9757 West, latitude 57.1335 North, depth = 9.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 06:57:55 / April 2, 2016 @ 6:57 am. The temblor was detected at 22:57:55 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak13425329. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13425329. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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