A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 69 km S of Larsen Bay, Alaska (43 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15824751. Id of event: ak15824751. The epicenter was at a depth of 50.8 km (32 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:58:38 / 5:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -154.1531° West, 56.9195° North, depth 50.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 14:58:38 / April 28, 2017 @ 2:58 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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