A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 06:01:57 / April 5, 2016 @ 6:01 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.2169 West, latitude 57.1118 North, depth = 10.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:01:57 / 6:01 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak13427899. Event ids that are associated: ak13427899. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.4 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days sixty-one, in the past 30 days sixty-two and in the last 365 days ninety-one 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 quakes in the world each year.
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