A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:47:14 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -157.8939 West, latitude 57.0503 North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global time and date of event 12/05/17 / 2017-05-12 13:47:14 / May 12, 2017 @ 1:47 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak16023896. Event ids that are associated: ak16023896.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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