A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/04/17 / 2017-04-22 02:04:58 / April 22, 2017 @ 2:04 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 176.3 km (110 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15827156. Id of event: ak15827156. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:04:58 / 2:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -157.5959° West, 57.7874° North, depth 176.3 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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