A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 75 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (47 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 100.9 km (63 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13489745. Id of event: ak13489745. Exact location of event, depth 100.9 km, -153.1824° West, 59.7588° North. The temblor was picked up at 07:39:52 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/04/16 / 2016-04-21 15:39:52 / April 21, 2016 @ 3:39 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-eight 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. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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