A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:08:12 / 12:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -157.8991° West, 57.0458° North, depth 8.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 12:08:12 / April 2, 2016 @ 12:08 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.1 km (5 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13425386. Unique identifier: ak13425386.
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. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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