A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 50 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (31 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 12:55:39 / 12:55 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18911488. Id of event: ak18911488. Global time and date of event 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 21:55:39 / April 2, 2018 @ 9:55 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 105.2 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -152.8437° West, latitude 60.0354° North, depth = 105.2 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and six 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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