A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 58 km SE of Adak, Alaska (36 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:14:25 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20007g82. Event ids that are associated: ak14258806, us20007g82. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/16 / 2016-10-23 13:14:25 / October 23, 2016 @ 1:14 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47.92 km (30 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.0617 West, latitude 51.5127 North, depth = 47.92 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 58 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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