A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak13425396. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13425396. Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 12:42:20 / April 2, 2016 @ 12:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.9847 West, latitude 56.9703 North, depth = 9.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:42:20 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter).
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 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 occurred nearby.
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