A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 82 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (51 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 112.1 km (70 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.3384 West, latitude 59.8055 North, depth = 112.1 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:37:53 / 8:37 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak13503647. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13503647. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 16:37:53 / April 29, 2016 @ 4:37 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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