A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 73 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska (45 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:36:53 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 04:36:53 / April 28, 2017 @ 4:36 am. Unique identifier: ak15824038. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15824038. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -136.8962° West, 58.1654° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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