A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Southeastern Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 12:40:44 / May 1, 2017 @ 12:40 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:40:44 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak16020428. Event ids that are associated: ak16020428. Exact location of earthquake, -136.7007° West, 59.8524° North, depth 5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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