A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 137 km S of Adak, Alaska (85 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 22:05:59 / 10:05 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 10:05:59 / September 3, 2016 @ 10:05 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -176.8171° West, 50.65° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006jxh. Unique identifier: us10006jxh. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 137 km S of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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